Getting the Buggers to Read

by Claire Senior

Getting the Buggers to Read Synopsis

This practical guide shows teachers how they can improve their students' reading skills using a variety of strategies, including setting up reading clubs, celebrating world book day and creating a reader-friendly school. Brimming with top tips and innovative advice, this book will prove invaluable to teachers everywhere.This fully up-dated guide for teachers and trainees, contains a new chapter on getting boys into books, plus an extended directory and plenty suggestions for further reading.Although reading is essential for every subject, very little attention has been paid to how it is taught, especially in secondary schools. This practical guide shows teachers how they can improve their students' reading skills using a variety of strategies, including setting up reading clubs, celebrating world book day and creating a reader-friendly school. Brimming with top tips and innovative advice, this book will prove invaluable to teachers everywhere.

Getting the Buggers to Read Press Reviews

Mention -Book News, November 2008 'Provide[s] original and practical ideas for promoting reading, involving all staff in a school, not just teaching, or even just language staff' English Oxford Journal, 2010 Mention --Book News, November 2008 Mention Book News, November 2008

Book Information

ISBN: 9781847060570
Publication date: 20th August 2008
Author: Claire Senior
Publisher: Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd. an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 216 pages
Categories: Teaching skills & techniques, Primary & middle schools,

About Claire Senior

Claire Senior has been an English Teacher in Secondary Schools in the UK for over thirty years.

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