Exactly how is it that we read and remember words? How does understanding permanent word storage lead to better instruction? In The Science of Reading: Permanent Word Storage, Professor of Psychology at UNY Cortland Dr. David Kilpatrick uses years of research, as well as his own experience working with students, to answer these questions. Join Dr. Kilpatrick in exploring how word-level reading and sight vocabulary work, why some children struggle in these areas, and what effective instruction for these struggling students should include.
Permanent Word Storage is the eighth course in the eighteen-hour Science of Reading learning path. It was recorded on October 19, 2018 at the Amy Sanders Library in Sherwood, Arkansas.