7 Mighty Moves: Research-Backed, Classroom-Tested Strategies to Ensure K-to-3 Reading Success

By Lindsay Kemeny Last updated 2024/05/27



Seven Mighty Moves - Book cover

In this reader-friendly book for K-3 educators, teacher and author Lindsay Kemeny outlines 7 classroom moves to improve literacy instruction, including the areas of phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary and background knowledge. Each chapter focuses on one move and embeds research while offering practical classroom strategies. 


Curriculum Connection

1. Curriculum Context
This book aligns very closely with strand B2 of the curriculum, providing rationale and classroom support for the majority of B2 expectations in the primary grades, including phonemic awareness, phonics, and vocabulary. One chapter ("move") also focuses on improving comprehension and discusses comprehension strategies (C2).
Grade(s): K 1 2 3
Topic(s): Alphabetic KnowledgeApplying MorphologyApplying OrthographyApplying PhonicsFluencyPhonemic AwarenessVocabularyWord-Level Reading and Spelling
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