18:24 Dec 13, 2015
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Education / Pedagogy
English term or phrase: Chunking
How does one say "chunking" in Spanish when referring to reading? A colleague is writing a reading skills progress report in which she refers to a child's decoding by using letters and sounds and "chunking".
sra s
United States

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4 +1Segmentar / leer por segmentos
Mar PelaezMunoz
3trocear el texto



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trocear el texto

Supongo que es esto. Trocear el texto en unidades más pequeñas (frases, expresiones) con el objetivo de facilitar la comprensión

Local time: 13:01
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17 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Segmentar / leer por segmentos

Se refiere a dividir las frases de lectura de tal manera que el lector pueda codificar la informacion leida.

Mar PelaezMunoz
United Kingdom
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