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.