Course Code: 11386
Pedagogy of CL Reading and Comprehension (Pri 3–4)
by Dr Goh Poh Huat
Duration (Hrs)7
VenueSCCL ( Location Map)

Course Objective

Course supported by CPDD.

After attending the course, participants will be able to:
1.Understand the pupils’ metacognitive processes during comprehension reading.
2.Understand the relationship between readers and texts.
3.Equip teachers with reading comprehension strategies.
4.Guide and correct pupils’ comprehension exercises effectively.


COE TRAISI course:

1. 28/06/18 & 05/07/18 - N5

Address: Woodgrove Primary School, 2 Woodlands Drive 14, Singapore 738079

Course Outline

The course content covers the following:
1.Understanding the middle primary pupils’ metacognitive processes involve in reading comprehension.
2.The reading difficulties and challenges face by the middle primary pupils.
3.The relationship between readers and texts.
• The teaching of narrative texts with reference to instructional materials.
• Handling difficult aspects of texts during lessons.
4.Designing teaching of comprehension lesson.
•Introduction to reading process models: SQ3R and QAR.
• Introduction to comprehension strategies: vocabulary teaching, understanding of theme and confirmation of information derive from texts.
• Implementation of comprehension strategies in a lesson.
5.Guiding and correcting pupils in working on comprehension exercises.

Course Prerequisite