DSPS Tutor In-Service
Reading & Writing Strategies
Role Model: Carol Greider, the 2009 Nobel laureate in medicine who has dyslexia, graduated from UCSB's the College of Creative Studies in 1983.
Questioning as Mediated Learning
Drawing out the students’ potentials while guiding the learning process
Cognitive Abilities URL: Abstract to Concrete Diagram and Processing Areas
Strategy: An approach to learning based on principles, rules and techniques; it focuses both on how to learn and how to effectively use what has been learned.
SCALE – a strategy for tutoring
Assess student’s approach to learning
Evaluate and extend
RAP for Paraphrasing Packet, p. 54; Eg. Paraphrasing
SQ5R for Reading and Studying Packet, p. 59
TOWER for Composing Packet, p. 8-46; TOWER
Putting it all together in a Study Plan
The Study Pyramid:
Reading Strategies and Notetaking
Packet, p. 101; Study Pyramid
Resources are from the DSPS 77: Writing & Reading Strategies course packet and Gerry Lewin’s website.
Gerry Lewin’s Office: SS270D