- The Biology of Fluency
- Enhanced Choral Reading
- The Learning to Read Podcast
- About Sara.ai
- Blog, by Russ Fugal
Writing is a technology refined through cultural evolution that harnesses the biology of our brains.
Fluency is the biological feedback that has shaped our representations of language, both visual and audible.#HarnessBiology
Choral or Echo Reading is a simple practice of a nonfluent Learner and fluent Assistant—together—pairing visual and spoken word forms.
Enhancing this practice with whole-to-part word to letter deconstruction is a very powerful hack to accelerate learning.Enhanced Choral Reading
Only 20 episodes, each less than 15 minutes, will give profound meaning to this simple statement:
“Fluent reading is procedural memory.”
Fluent reading is procedural memory. Because we are not conscious of it, this memory causes literate minds to underestimate the complexity of reading, and to overestimate the ability of a pre-literate mind to comprehend written language the way literate minds do.Podcast
Sara.ai is focused easing and preventing frustration in Learners. Frustration is the leading cause of illiteracy.
Make learning to read so easy that any 4 year old can do it within weeks, then anyone of any age can accomplish what has only frustrated them for years.Sara.ai on WeFunder.com
My daughter was reading Junie B. Jones books voraciously before she would even sound out the most basic words.
Prior to the breakthrough I share here, I spent 4 years fighting a losing battle; then in 4 minutes everything changed…Blog