Skills

DEVELOPMENT of ESSENTIAL FUNDAMENTAL SKILLS

Cognitive Skills
Fast ForWord does what no other intervention can do: it helps students become better learners using the principles of neuroplasticity.

See the 4 Key Skills

Listening
The foundation modules ensure students have the listening accuracy, speed of processing and phonemic awareness to achieve fluency.

Listening Review

Speaking
Reading Assistant is the only software that uses speech veridication technology to “listen” to your students as they read aloud and offer them support.

Review Studies

Vocabulary
Reading Assistant is the only software that uses speech veridication technology to “listen” to your students as they read aloud and offer them support.

Vocabulary

Grammar
Once the foundation is solid, students continue with a series of Fast ForWord Reading products to build critical reading skills, develop advanced reading comprehension, and expand vocabulary

Grammar

Reading
Once the foundation is solid, students continue with a series of Fast ForWord Reading products to build critical reading skills, develop advanced reading comprehension, and expand vocabulary.

Reading Reviews

Comprehension
Use the same strategies you’re teaching in guided reading, e.g., using prior knowledge, identifying a purpose, making connections, monitoring and clarifying, retelling, summarizing, and using context clues for meaning.

Comprehension

High Level Comprehension
Use the same strategies you’re teaching in guided reading, e.g., using prior knowledge, identifying a purpose, making connections, monitoring and clarifying, retelling, summarizing, and using context clues for meaning.

High Level Comprehension

Writing
There is a clear link between writing and the foundational cognitive skills upon which writing exists. Learning to write is one of the most cognitively demanding academic activities a student must perform.

See Examples Here