Alabama Public Television Video: Alabama Reading Initiative http://www.aptv.org/VideoRoom/nola.asp?NOLA1=ARI Video episodes of Alabama Reading Initiative from Alabama Public Television. A snapshot view of Vocabulary Instruction: Part 2 http://www.aptv.org/VideoRoom/viewprogram.asp?FileID=880 Part 2. When planning a vocabulary lesson, be sure to select words that provide students with more mature ways to refer to familiar concepts. A snapshot view of Vocabulary Instruction: Part 2 http://www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/1.0 nonadult Alabama Public Television A snapshot view of Comprehension Instruction http://www.aptv.org/VideoRoom/viewprogram.asp?FileID=688 An explicit comprehension lesson should include direct explanation, modeling, guided practice, and independent application. A snapshot view of Comprehension Instruction http://www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/1.0 nonadult Alabama Public Television A snapshot view of Fluency Instruction http://www.aptv.org/VideoRoom/viewprogram.asp?FileID=687 A student who has the ability to read text accurately, quickly, and with ease is considered a fluent reader. A snapshot view of Fluency Instruction http://www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/1.0 nonadult Alabama Public Television A snapshot view of Phonics Instruction http://www.aptv.org/VideoRoom/viewprogram.asp?FileID=686 The goal of phonics instruction is the acquisition of the alphabetic principle A snapshot view of Phonics Instruction http://www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/1.0 nonadult Alabama Public Television A snapshot view of Phonemic Awareness Instruction http://www.aptv.org/VideoRoom/viewprogram.asp?FileID=685 Phonemic Awareness is characterized by the ability of the student to hear, identify, and manipulate sounds in spoken words. A snapshot view of Phonemic Awareness Instruction http://www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/1.0 nonadult Alabama Public Television A snapshot view of Vocabulary Instruction http://www.aptv.org/VideoRoom/viewprogram.asp?FileID=684 When planning a vocabulary lesson, be sure to select words that provide students with more mature ways to refer to familiar concepts. A snapshot view of Vocabulary Instruction http://www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/1.0 nonadult Alabama Public Television