A read aloud or modeled reading, is more than picking up a book and reading it to your students. A read aloud is a strategically planned lesson where the teacher chooses a text to help students with any of the ideas below.
Retired Educational Consultant-Instruction K-3 ELA and Social studies
I have been a teacher for 29 years,teaching K-8 in the English stream, 1-4 French Immersion, (including teaching my very own children grade 2-a most humbling experience), Core French, Read to Succeed and am now an Instructional consultant for literacy. My greatest joy in my job comes when I am invited into classrooms to work with children and their teacher.