Sharon Pearson

Current Grade/Specialty Area: Learning Resource 4th-8th grade
Teacher/Staff At OLW Since: 1985
Educator Since: 1985
Western Illinois University, Special K-12 Learning Disabilities
Special Certificates, Licenses, Programs, Trainings:
Member of the National Association of Special Teachers
Wilson Reading System
Lindamood-Bell Visualizing and Verbalizing Program

Email: School Phone: (847) 255-0050 Voice Mailbox: 284

Wayside has been a large part of my life and I feel honored to be part of such a strong community that has been awarded two National Blue Ribbons. I continue to feel inspired by the challenge to help students grow to their fullest potentials.

Intervention Materials

Tier 2 and Tier 3 Intervention Materials

  • AIMSWeb Progress Monitoring
  • Rewards Intermediate-Word attack and rate development strategies
  • Focus Series, Strategies– Main Idea, Understanding Sequence, Recognizing Cause and Effect, Comparing and Contrasting, Making Predictions, Drawing Conclusion and Making Inferences
  • Let’s Target -Comprehension by Sadlier
  • Jamestown Literature
  • Wilson Reading Program
  • Wilson Fluency
  • Visualizing and Verbalizing-LMB
  • Making Connections-Skills and Strategies for Academic Reading
  • Einstein’s Who, What, and Where
  • Reading & Reasoning
  • SRA Specific Skills Series for Reading
  • Megawords
  • Reading Plus

Student Websites  This is a great website for creating concept maps and mind maps.

Helpful Parent Websites