Mrs. Winner

Reading Specialist/ Reading Recovery Teacher

High Point Elementary School      

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About Mrs. Winner

This is Mrs. Winner's 14th year teaching (13th year at High Point Elementary). This is her 6th year as the Primary Reading Specialist at High Point. She previously taught First Grade for eight years, and Second Grade for one year in Columbus.  Mrs. Winner is a Gahanna grad (Go Lions!) and went on to receive her Bachelor's degree at Ohio University. GO BOBCATS! Two years later she received her master's degree in Reading and Literacy and finished her 2nd master's degree in 2011 in Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment. In 2014 Mrs. Winner completed the Reading Recovery training program through The Ohio State University. GO BUCKS!
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This year Mrs. Winner will be providing Reading Recovery and Supplemental Reading instruction to 1st graders in the morning. 

Reading Recovery is an individualized program in which the teacher works from the child's responses and strengths. In each lesson, the child has the opportunity to connect reading and writing, and to engage in problem-solving while reading. Lessons take place every day for 30 minutes, in a one-on-one setting. 

The Supplemental Reading Group consists of a small group of students. We meet at least 4 days a week, focusing on reading, comprehension, fluency, word work, and writing.

This instruction is in addition to regular classroom reading instruction.  This provides extra support  to help them become proficient readers.  More importantly, proficient reading will help students to become lifelong readers.