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Even reluctant readers perk up when teachers use a reading practice that is fun for students, even in the content areas, as well as effective readers theater: a motivating method to improve reading fluency - lara beth clementi, 2010. Reader's theater motivates reluctant readers and provides fluent readers the opportunity to explore genre and characterization the first reader's theater scripts i saw were shared with me by a veteran first-grade teacher, finney explained. Nurturing emergent readers through readers theater potential in early childhood programs because of its ability to harness a child's well-honed imagination.
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