The Reading Teacher's Book Of Lists

Author: Edward B. Fry

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118429662

Category: Education

Page: 1145

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The definitive reference for reading and literacy from kindergarten through college This comprehensive fifth edition of a bestselling classic offers an unparalleled source of timely, practical information on all aspects of reading instruction. Ready for immediate use, it offers over 190 up-to-date lists for developing instructional materials and lesson planning. The book is organized into 15 convenient sections full of practical examples, key words, teaching ideas, and activities that can be used as is or adapted to meet students’ diverse needs. New topical areas include: ideas for non-narrative reading; word walls; graphic organizer and concept development software; new literacies, such as ’zines, Internet terms, emoticons, e-mail, and chat; as well as weekly writing prompts. Edward Bernard Fry, PhD (Laguna Beach, CA), is Professor Emeritus of Education at Rutgers University and internationally renowned inventor of his eponymous Readability Graph. Jacqueline E. Kress, EdD (Elizabeth, NJ), is Dean of Education at New York Institute of Technology.
The Reading Teacher's Word-a-Day

Author: Edward B. Fry

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780787996956

Category: Education

Page: 224

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From the best-selling author of The Reading Teacher’s Book of Lists comes this hands-on reference containing 180 challenging and engaging lessons—one for each day of the school year. The book is designed to expand the vocabularies of students in grades 6-12 and help them become excited about the life-long process of learning new words. It can be used equally well for in-class activities, self-study, tutoring, or homeschooling. The lessons contained in this book are perfect for “sponge activities”—five-minute lessons to start off or end each class period—or for a supplementary vocabulary lesson.
TEACH THE SHORT WORDS FIRST: The reading teacher's book of short-word lists

Author: Martin R. Carbone, Matthew R. Carbone


ISBN: 097617300X

Category: Reading (Elementary)

Page: 178

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Designed to help reading teachers introduce students to all the common short words in the English language as these words are used in phrases, rhymes, epigrams, games, puzzles and exercises. Students will learn to read, in context, the small common words they are using every day in conversational speech--Preface.
But I'm Not a Reading Teacher

Author: Amy Benjamin

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781317930587

Category: Education

Page: 176

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This book shows content area teachers in middle and high schools how to boost student achievement by including lessons and strategies which focus on students' reading comprehension without detracting from content area focus. These mini-lessons and strategies are research-based and address the specific literacy challenges of each particular subject area (social studies, mathematics, science, etc.). The author has provided a large number of reading examples from texts, sample tests and assessments, and actual mini-lessons, their content areas identified by marginal tabs.
From Reader to Reading Teacher

Author: Aebersold

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521497855

Category: Education

Page: 281

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From Reader to Reading Teacher is a self-contained, student-centered methods text that connects reading theory to practical classroom activities. The book begins by leading teachers to explore their beliefs and assumptions about the nature of reading and to analyse their own personal reading strategies. By studying the factors that influence both native language and second language reading, the text prepares teachers for a critical examination of the pedagogical issues central to the reading classroom. Teachers learn how to select appropriate reading activities and to plan effective reading lessons. Written in clear, understandable language, this text provides a wealth of examples and exercises, making it ideal for introductory courses on the teaching of second language reading.
The Reading Specialist

Author: Rita M. Bean

Publisher: Guilford Publications

ISBN: 9781462521548

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 353

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A trusted practitioner guide and course text, this book provides a complete introduction to the multiple roles of the reading specialist in grades PreK-12. Rita M. Bean offers evidence-based best practices for working with struggling readers; supporting teachers through professional development and coaching; planning curricula; assessing at the individual, classroom, and school levels; and building strong school, family, and community partnerships. User-friendly features include helpful classroom vignettes, questions for discussion and reflection, follow-up activities, and ideas for instructors and workshop leaders. Reproducible forms and worksheets can be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size. New to This Edition New overarching framework that connects literacy leadership more directly to classroom instruction and assessment. Links to the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and new standards-based examples are included throughout. Expanded coverage of literacy coaching, middle and high school grades, and response to intervention. Chapters now begin with key questions and include annotated resources for further reading.
Teaching Reading in Today's Elementary Schools

Author: Betty Roe

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781337672238

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 592

View: 422

TEACHING READING IN TODAY'S ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS sets the standard for reading instruction to ensure that aspiring teachers are able to help students learn the mechanics of word recognition, how to comprehend what they read -- and enjoy the process. The book advocates a balanced approach to reading, presenting newer approaches with more traditional approaches that have proven value, such as phonics, vocabulary instruction, and strategies for literal and higher-order comprehension. Practices are featured, such as use of recent technologies for literacy learning, varying approaches with attention to dealing with the many types of diverse learners in today's classrooms, and use of close reading techniques with appropriate materials to enhance the learning experience. New chapters are devoted to diversity and fluency. Praxis, CCSS, and edTPA assistance is also incorporated. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Informal Reading Inventory: Preprimer to Twelfth Grade

Author: Betty Roe

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781133008064

Category: Education

Page: 240

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A popular classroom assessment tool, this supplement is widely used by pre-service and in-service teachers to assess or test students' reading progress. It also serves as a practical guide for reading specialists and as a focus for in-service workshops. Unique to this text are its K-12 scope and its abundant strategies (including forms) for assessing students' vocabulary, phonics, and comprehension of text. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.