Write Like This

Author: Kelly Gallagher
Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers
ISBN: 1571108963
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Write Like This is built around a central premise: if students are to grow as writers, they need to read good writing, they need to study good writing, and, most important, they need to emulate good writers.


Author: Kelly Gallagher
Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers
ISBN: 1571107800
Size: 25.38 MB
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Argues that the decline in reading by children in the United States is furthered by schools by focusing on test-taking and focusing solely on academic texts with guidance for educators on how to conteract this trend.

Teaching Reading In The Content Areas

Author: Vicki Urquhart
Publisher: ASCD
ISBN: 1416614214
Size: 43.23 MB
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With that in mind, this book also includes 40 strategies designed to help students in every grade level and across the content areas develop their vocabularies, comprehend informational and narrative texts, and engage in meaningful ...

Adolescent Literacies

Author: Kathleen A. Hinchman
Publisher: Guilford Publications
ISBN: 1462527671
Size: 43.60 MB
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... culture; recently, for example, Juzwik (2014) has argued that students raised in
Biblical evangelical religious traditions may be better ... Teachers might also
draw on digital technology to scaffold adolescents' background knowledge in the
form of ... Authentic Reading and Writing Present students with authentic
opportunities to use close reading strategies that mirror the types of reading that
happens in the real world, and to draw from these close readings to compose
authentic texts.

It S Complicated

Author: danah boyd
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300166311
Size: 20.43 MB
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Surveys the online social habits of American teens and analyzes the role technology and social media plays in their lives, examining common misconceptions about such topics as identity, privacy, danger, and bullying.

Teaching Literacy For Love And Wisdom

Author: Jeffrey D. Wilhelm
Publisher: Teachers College Press
ISBN: 9780807770825
Size: 75.98 MB
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This book lays out a new vision for the teaching of English, building on themes central to Wilhelm's influential "You Gotta BE The Book.

The Absolutely True Diary Of A Part Time Indian

Author: Sherman Alexie
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448188563
Size: 39.66 MB
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In his first book for young adults, Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist who leaves his school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white high school.

Teaching Young Adult Literature Today

Author: Judith A. Hayn
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1475829485
Size: 42.44 MB
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Insights, Considerations, and Perspectives for the Classroom Teacher Judith A.
Hayn, Jeffrey S. Kaplan, Karina R. Clemmons ... of network authoring—one
heavily influenced by the participation of adolescents and young adults—is fan
fiction. ... in the digital age: (1) just as reading and writing are deeply connected
in the production and engagement of print texts, ... games, online sites and
discussion groups, interactive apps, and even real-world fan conventions
organized and 256 ...