What is Oral Reading Fluency?

    Oral reading fluency is the rate at which a student reads.  It is usually reported in words correct per minute (wcpm). 


    Why is Oral Reading Fluency so important?

    The rate at which someone reads is directly related to their comprehension level. 


    What helps to increase reading fluency rates?

    Frequent regular reading practice as well as repeated readings helps to improve reading fluency.