Sharon Zinke, M.S. Ed. is a reading Intervention Specialist and Literacy Consultant and specialist in the area of literacy development and reading intervention. Most recently, she has worked with elementary and middle schools in the Bay Area to quickly raise the decoding and word recognition levels of students and to assist intervention teams in setting up structures that support effective reading intervention and classroom support. She works every week with children and collaborates with classroom teachers, literacy coaches, special education teachers, and RTI teams to plan effective intervention and classroom strategies for struggling readers. She is the author of Rime Magic (Scholastic).