Amy Gongaware » Welcome to Mrs. Gongaware's Reading Classroom

Welcome to Mrs. Gongaware's Reading Classroom

Welcome to Room 40! 
Mrs. Amy Gongaware
Reading Specialist Grades 3 and 4
(724) 861-3025 ext. 6240
I am looking forward to a great year of learning and growing as readers together!

Features of Our Classroom
  • We will read high-interest fiction and nonfiction text throughout the year.
  • We will master comprehension strategies and close reading to help us understand what we read more in depth.  
  • We will master decoding strategies that help us figure out tricky words and focus on enjoying our reading.
  • We will work on phonics/word work that will help us develop into better readers and writers. 
  • We will work on writing about what we read including text evidence to support our thoughts
  • We will master and apply reading skills to help us analyze elements of reading in both fiction and nonfiction text.