Get Reading Right Teacher Books Sample Start teaching fluency today! Fluency is the ability to read a text with speed and accuracy. Reading fluency is important because it provides a bridge between word recognition and comprehension. It is also important that students become expressive readers and have the opportunity to perform for an audience. The Fluency toolkit helps you to plan and teach fluency by providing: 3 Sample lesson plans 3 Rocket Reading folder copymasters 3 Single word fluency sheets 3 Phrase and sentence reading sheets 3 Reading with expression lesson plan 3 Reading with expression cards to use in fluency lessons and to use in guided reading 3 Assessment checklists