• Pathways to Reading and Writing 

    The literacy program at Ashburn Elementary, called Pathways to Reading and Writing, applies a comprehensive literacy approach.  Instruction integrates reading and writing with the 5C's - critical thinking, creating, collaborating, contributing, communicating. 

    How is this literacy program conducted in the classroom?

    The students are involved in large group, small group, and independent activities during the reading and writing time. Lessons are conducted in the classrooms. The students work on skills such as:

    • Phonemic Awareness
    • Phonics
    • Fluency
    • Vocabulary
    • Comprehension
    • Oral Language