Readicide

Author: Kelly Gallagher
Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers
ISBN: 1571107800
Size: 60.86 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.

In The Best Interest Of Students

Author: Kelly Gallagher
Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers
ISBN: 1625310447
Size: 77.11 MB
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Instead of blindly adhering to the latest standards movement, Kelly advocates: Dialing up the amount of reading and writing students are doing. Balancing rigorous, high-quality literature and non-fiction with high-interest, student ...

Reading Wide Awake

Author: Patrick Shannon
Publisher: Teachers College Press
ISBN: 9780807770832
Size: 76.14 MB
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Reading Wide Awake integrates personal stories, political commentary, and guidance for educators into an engaging, fun-to-read book that will resonate with a diverse audience of teachers.

Deeper Reading

Author: Kelly Gallagher
Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers
ISBN: 1571103848
Size: 21.28 MB
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Identifies the elements of an effective reading lesson, and presents strategies teachers may use to help secondary students read and understand challenging fiction and nonfiction books.

Igniting A Passion For Reading

Author: Steven L. Layne
Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers
ISBN: 1571103856
Size: 50.23 MB
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Provides teachers with guidance on creating not only skilled readers but chidlren who enjoy reading both inside and outside of the classroom.

Reading Process And Practice

Author: Constance Weaver
Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books
ISBN: 9780325003771
Size: 46.18 MB
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Weaver incorporates especially timely information-accurate data, informed critique, and results of often-ignored research-to help teachers counteract government and corporate intrusion into classrooms.

Uncommon Core

Author: Michael W. Smith
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1483333523
Size: 17.72 MB
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Uncommon Core puts us on high-alert about some outright dangerous misunderstandings looming around so-called “standards-aligned” instruction, then shows us how to steer past them—all in service of meeting the real intent of the Common ...

Write Like This

Author: Kelly Gallagher
Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers
ISBN: 1571108963
Size: 80.16 MB
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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.

Reading Ladders

Author: Teri S. Lesesne
Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books
ISBN: 9780325017266
Size: 66.19 MB
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Encourages teachers to use reading ladders to start their students with the authors, genres, or subjects they like then connect them to book after book, each a little more complex or challenging than the last.

The Book Whisperer

Author: Donalyn Miller
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470623428
Size: 48.73 MB
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Powerful and practical, this book will support you as you change your classroom for the better while helping you to understand how to overcome current classroom cultures where some children learn and many learn to hate reading." —Richard ...