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Scarborough's Reading Rope

In this overview from Calgary Reads, learn about the two key segments of Scarborough’s Reading Rope: Word recognition and language comprehension. By building on these two strands, we can create a rope to bridge the gap between reading well and struggling to read.

Handing down stories

Lucía discusses the importance of handing down stories from one generation to the next.

Early Warning Signs

From an early age, Michael struggled with oral language and understanding word structure.

Input in English

Dr. Diane August discusses why she believes it’s important to help ELLs acquire a more formal understanding of English.