KRP - Components

Essential Components of the Kentucky Reading Project

  1. Apply Theory and Research to Meet the Needs of All Students

  2. Address Equity and Diversity Issues and Their Impact on Literacy Instruction

  3. Provide Assistance to Struggling Readers

  4. Use Phonemic Awareness, Phonics and Word Recognition Strategies to Develop Fluency

  5. Identify Processes and Strategies for Teaching Reading Comprehension

  6. Integrate and Understand the Relationship of Reading and Writing

  7. Teach Reading and Writing across the Curriculum

  8. Emphasize Family Involvement in Literacy

  9. Use Formal and Informal Assessment to Guide Instruction

  10. Design and Manage a Balanced Literacy Approach