Tracy Delucia, Early Literacy Interventionist

Tracy Delucia

The Early Literacy Interventionist (ELI) is responsible for providing literacy support to identified students in the area of reading and writing. The ELI will provide Tier III support in the classroom and /or through pull out by working in small, focused groups in guided reading, guided writing and word study using the Leveled Literacy Invention System. and by providing Reading Recovery to selected first graders. The ELI will assist teachers with the identification of students who demonstrate difficulties in achieving early literacy skills and determine what support the student will need.

Reading Recovery
An intensive intervention program for grade 1 students who are experiencing difficulty in learning to read and write. Students are seen individually every day of the week for 30 minutes. In approximately 16 weeks, the goal is to have students reach the average reading level of their class. 

Leveled Literacy Intervention (LLI)
K-3 short-term program designed to be used with small groups of children who need intensive support to achieve grade-level competency.