Welcome to the 2020-2021 School Year! *Read! Read! Read! Any and all reading is so beneficial! Your child can: *listen to you read *read to you *share reading (reading back and forth) *listen to books on tape or books online
*You can find Reading Club newsletters, Building Readers newsletters, and other helpful reading tips by clicking the Helpful Information for Parents tab or Building Readers Newsletters tab below!
Mrs. Gacayan (ga-ky-en) spent seven years as a classroom teacher and is in her eighth year as a reading interventionist at Clark. Mrs. Soden spent nine years as a classroom teacher and is also in her eighth year as a reading interventionist at Clark. Mrs. Tinker spent ten years as a classroom teacher and is in her sixth year as a reading interventionist at Clark. Mrs. Rhodes spent three years as a classroom teacher, seven years as a librarian, and this is her second year as a reading interventionist.
Please contact us if you have questions or concerns about your child’s progress, or if you would like more information about how to support your child’s reading progress. We look forward to our partnership to support your child’s growth as a reader this year.
Contact Information: Laura Gacayan, Megan Soden, Stephanie Tinker, Meagan RhodesTitle 1/LAP Reading Intervention TeachersClark ElementaryClassroom Phone: 425-837-6257Email: GacayanL@issaquah.wednet.edu, SodenM@issaquah.wednet.edu, TinkerS@issaquah.wednet.edu, RhodesM@issaquah.wednet.edu
This webpage is designed to help keep you informed and involved in our reading adventures. By clicking on the tabs below, you will find important information to help you stay on top of everything we are doing in reading!
31 - Meet the Teacher: 9:30-10:30 (Zoom)
1 - 1st Day of School: 1-5 (Virtual)4 - 1st Day of School: Kindergarten (Virtual)7 - Labor Day: No School8 - Family Engagement meetings begin17 - Curriculum Night: K-2 6-7pm (zoom)22 - Curriculum Night: 3-5 6-7pm (zoom)
M, T, Th, F:9:10: First Bell9:15 Class Begins3:40: Dismissal
Wednesday:9:10: First Bell9:15: Class Begins1:30: Dismissal
At Clark we are:
Letter SoundsLetter PatternsConsonant ClustersVowel TeamsEnding PatternsSilent LettersFinding Text EvidenceNonfiction Text Features
Reading Tumblebook Library
Capstone Interactive E-books
MathKhan Academy - A tutorial site for nearly every topic or math concept
What is the Title I/LAP Reading Program?
The Title I/LAP Program, called Reading Club at Clark, provides supplemental reading support to selected students in Kindergarten through Fifth grade.
A certificated teacher provides research-based strategies to small groups of students to increase reading skills.
Our curriculum supports the learning in the classroom.
Who do we serve?
Student eligibility in Title I/LAP Reading Club is determined by:
[*]A rank ordered list based on:
[*]Students must qualify each year to be eligible for Title I/LAP support
[*]Students with a reading IEP are not eligible for Title I/LAP support
Student goals will be based on need, such as:
The setting of Reading Club services will be determined by collaborating with each classroom teacher.
The more that you READ, the more things you will KNOW. The more that you LEARN, the more places you'll GO.
~ Dr. Seuss