Reading workshop is a set of teaching structures that provide the framework for comprehensive reading instruction. Reading workshop classrooms help students develop the skills they need to make reading an integral and meaningful aspect of their everyday lives by engaging them in all aspects of what readers do from choosing books to reflecting on what they read.
Reading workshop teachers utilize a wide array of teaching practices to deliver instruction including:
- Mini lessons
- Interactive Read Aloud
- Flexible Small Group Instruction
- Independent Reading
- Shared Reading
- One-on-one Conferences