Data walls are a popular way to visually see levels and progress of large groups of children, which is great. However, since they are up for all to see, they often feel disrespectful to students as it is difficult to control who sees them. Data Cards are the perfect solution!
This video shows Mary and Gail as they observe Fatima and which skills she brought to first grade. After just a few short minutes, they are able to identify many of Fatima's skills and make decisions on her goals and next steps.
Tracking the words with a finger is an important skill for new and struggling readers. When they are ready, this helpful tool will help them transition from using a finger to tracking with their eyes only.