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Literacy strategies books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Literacy strategies category. Presented with a red border are the Literacy strategies books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Promoting Racial Literacy in Schools Differences That Make a Difference by Howard Carlton Stevenson Promoting Racial Literacy in Schools Differences That Make a Difference

Based on extensive research, this provocative volume explores how schools are places where racial conflicts often remain hidden at the expense of a healthy school climate and the well-being of students of colour. Most schools fail to act on racial...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/01/2018

Accelerating Literacy for Diverse Learners Classroom Strategies That Integrate Social/Emotional Engagement and Academic Achievement by Socorro G. Herrera, Shabina K. Kavimandan, Della R. Perez, Stephanie Wessels Accelerating Literacy for Diverse Learners Classroom Strategies That Integrate Social/Emotional Engagement and Academic Achievement
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Completely revised and updated, this bestseller provides readers with a deep understanding of how the book's strategies evolve and take shape in day-to-day classroom practice. The text includes explicit ties to reading and content standards, tips for involving parents, steps...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/01/2018

On Critically Conscious Research Approaches to Language and Literacy Research by Arlette Ingram Willis, Mary Montavon, Catherine Hunter, Helena Hall On Critically Conscious Research Approaches to Language and Literacy Research
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Focuses on how critical theories are manifested in language and literacy research. This book discusses critical consciousnesses in various places, at various times in the world, and at varying levels in language and literacy research.
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

Partnering with Immigrant Communities Action Through Literacy by Gerald Campano, Maria Paula Ghiso, Sandee McClowry Partnering with Immigrant Communities Action Through Literacy
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In a period of increasing economic and social uncertainty, how do immigrant communities come together to advocate for educational access and their rights? This book is based on a five-year university partnership with members from Indonesian, Vietnamese, Latino, Filipino, African...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

The One-on-One Reading and Writing Conference Working with Students on Complex Texts by Jennifer Berne, Sophie C. Degener The One-on-One Reading and Writing Conference Working with Students on Complex Texts
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Personal interactions are the single most effective way for teachers to understand and evaluate their students as learners. Responding specifically to new Common Core State Standards in reading and writing, this book introduces pre- and inservice teachers to a method...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

Research-Based Practices for Teaching Common Core Literacy by P. David Pearson Research-Based Practices for Teaching Common Core Literacy

This one-of-a-kind resource will be invaluable to every teacher educator, every curriculum director, and every literacy coach, whether or not they must meet Common Core Standards. Bringing together perspectives from literacy luminaries, each addressing their specialty, this book offers an...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

Reading the Visual An Introduction to Teaching Multimodal Literacy by Frank Serafini, James Paul Gee Reading the Visual An Introduction to Teaching Multimodal Literacy
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Today's teachers need up-to-the-minute information to help their students make sense of the multimodal texts they encounter daily in and out of school. Reading the Visual is an essential introduction that focuses on what teachers should know about multimodal literacy...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

You Gotta BE the Book Teaching Engaged and Reflective Reading with Adolescents by Jeffrey D. Wilhelm You Gotta BE the Book Teaching Engaged and Reflective Reading with Adolescents

This award-winning book continues to resonate with teachers and inspire their teaching because it focuses on the joy of reading and how it can engage and even transform readers. In a time of next generation standards that emphasize higher-order strategies,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

Every Young Child a Reader Using Marie Clay's Key Concepts for Classroom Instruction by Sharan A. Gibson, Barbara Moss Every Young Child a Reader Using Marie Clay's Key Concepts for Classroom Instruction
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This resource will help K-2 teachers revitalize and restructure their classroom literacy instruction based on Marie Clay's groundbreaking and transformative literacy processing theory. This practical volume gives primary grade teachers specific suggestions for using these principles and includes rich, robust...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

Engaging Writers With Multigenre Research Projects A Teachers Guide by Nancy Mack Engaging Writers With Multigenre Research Projects A Teachers Guide

Multigenre research projects affirm students' home cultures while developing important academic skills. This book will guide teachers in assigning, scaffolding, and assessing multigenre research assignments, including how to choose a topic, pace the work, and keep writers on track to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

RTI in the Common Core Classroom A Framework for Instruction and Assessment by Sharon Vaughn, Philip Capin, Garrett J. Roberts, Melodee A. Walker RTI in the Common Core Classroom A Framework for Instruction and Assessment
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Focusing on what research tells us about how children learn, this guide can serve as the core of language arts instruction with all students, including individuals with mild to moderate disabilities. It offers an adaptable framework and practical tips for...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/01/2018

On Discourse Analysis in Classrooms Approaches to Language and Literacy Research by David Bloome, Stephanie Power Carter, Beth Morton Christian, Samara Madrid On Discourse Analysis in Classrooms Approaches to Language and Literacy Research
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Offers an introductory discussion of discourse analysis of language and literacy events in classrooms. This book introduces approaches to discourse analysis in a way that redefines traditional topics and provokes the imagination of researchers.
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/01/2018

Fundamentals of Literacy Instruction & Assessment, 6-12 by Martha C. Hougen Fundamentals of Literacy Instruction & Assessment, 6-12

The essential comprehensive textbook for preparing to teach literacy skills across content areas to students in grades 6 12.
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/01/2018

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Motivating Reluctant and Struggling Readers by Stephen Rickard Motivating Reluctant and Struggling Readers

Literacy specialist Stephen Rickard explores why so many children these days are reluctant to read (or learn to read) and what we can do about it.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/01/2018

Doing Literary Criticism Helping Students Engage with Challenging Texts by Tim Gillespie Doing Literary Criticism Helping Students Engage with Challenging Texts

One of the greatest challenges for English language arts teachers today is the call to engage students in more complex texts. Tim Gillespie has found the lenses of literary criticism a powerful tool for helping students tackle challenging literary texts....
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/01/2018

Developing Effective Literacy Intervention Strategies: Emerging Research and Opportunities by Cheryl A. Slattery Developing Effective Literacy Intervention Strategies: Emerging Research and Opportunities

Features the latest academic research on the benefits of a balanced literary framework and how it can help struggling readers gain knowledge and experience in reading. This publication includes coverage of a variety of applicable viewpoints and subjects, such as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/01/2018

Readers Writing Lessons for Responding to Narrative and Informational Text by Elizabeth Hale Readers Writing Lessons for Responding to Narrative and Informational Text

In Readers Writing, Elizabeth Hale offers practical lessons that show teachers how students of all ability levels can use readers' notebooks to think critically, on their own, one step at a time. Each of the lessons uses a fiction or...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/02/2018

Real Revision Authors' Strategies to Share with Student Writers by Kate Messner Real Revision Authors' Strategies to Share with Student Writers

How do you show students that revision is more than a classroom exercise to please the teacher? Take them into the real world of writing for publication. In Real Revision, award-winning author and teacher Kate Messner demystifies the revision process...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/02/2018

We Can Do This! Student Mentor Texts That Teach and Inspire by Janiel Wagstaff We Can Do This! Student Mentor Texts That Teach and Inspire

Student writing samples are extremely powerful tools for boosting the growth of young writers and the student samples provided in this book serve as mentor texts and the basis for each lesson. The samples are mentors that are doable for...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/02/2018

Global Literacy in Local Learning Contexts Connecting Home and School by Mary Faith Mount-Cors Global Literacy in Local Learning Contexts Connecting Home and School

Based on qualitative research focused on literacy and health from three schools in coastal Kenya, this book examines country, school, and family contexts to develop a dual-generation maternal-child model for literacy learning and to connect local-specific phenomena with national and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/02/2018

Struggling Readers Engaging and Teaching in Grades 3-8 by Maureen McLaughlin, Timothy V. Rasinski Struggling Readers Engaging and Teaching in Grades 3-8
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Teaching struggling students to become active, engaged, and successful readers is the focus of this idea-filled, comprehensive teaching resource. In this volume, best-selling authors Maureen McLaughlin and Tim Rasinski explore the multifaceted nature of struggling readers, provide practical approaches to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/02/2018

Investigating Disciplinary Literacy A Framework for Collaborative Professional Learning by Christina L. Dobbs, Jacy Ippolito, Megin Charner-Laird, Elizabeth A. City Investigating Disciplinary Literacy A Framework for Collaborative Professional Learning
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Provides practical, research-based guidance for teachers seeking to strengthen students' reading, writing, and communication skills in subjects from the humanities to the sciences. The authors present a framework for conducting professional development cycles based on disciplinary literacy-related learning and district-based...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/02/2018

Culturally Sustaining Pedagogies Teaching and Learning for Justice in a Changing World by Django Paris Culturally Sustaining Pedagogies Teaching and Learning for Justice in a Changing World

Prominent educators and researchers propose that schooling should be a site for sustaining cultural practices rather than eradicating them. Chapters present theoretically grounded examples of how schools can support Black, Indigenous, Latinx, Asian/Pacific Islander, South African, and immigrant students as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/02/2018

Other books in this genre

Literacy and Democracy in South African Primary Schools by Getahun Yacob Abraham, Mary Alice Barksdale Literacy and Democracy in South African Primary Schools
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This book provides results from two extensive qualitative studies in South African primary school classrooms--the first on leadership qualities and voting, and the second from a project on writing to read. The authors discuss the studies' central themes of transformation...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/12/2017

Generative Conversations for Creative Learning Reimagining Literacy Education and Understanding by Gloria Latham, Robyn Ewing Generative Conversations for Creative Learning Reimagining Literacy Education and Understanding
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This book builds on conversations between the author educators and other experts in the field, including authors, illustrators and teachers, to explore the benefits of discussions around quality literature within a classroom context that exercises the imagination and generates new...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/12/2017

Global Conversations in Literacy Research Digital and Critical Literacies by Peggy (Georgia State University, USA) Albers Global Conversations in Literacy Research Digital and Critical Literacies
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In this volume, renowned literacy and language education scholars who have shaped policy and practice aimed toward social justice and equity address current intellectual and practical issues in the teaching of literacy in classrooms and educational environments across diverse and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/11/2017

The Development of School-based Literacy A Social Ecological Perspective by Anthony Pellegrini, Lee Galda The Development of School-based Literacy A Social Ecological Perspective
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Originally published in 1998. This book presents a model of social-contextual influences on children's literacy and literate language. Literate language is similar to the language teachers use and to the language used in reading books for young children. Based on...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/11/2017

Early Reading and Writing The Foundations of Literacy by Ramin Minovi Early Reading and Writing The Foundations of Literacy

Originally published in 1976. This book is about the teaching of reading and writing in infant schools around Britain for all parents and teachers. It outlines some schemes, approaches, methods and developments but focuses on the pragmatic application. The acquisition...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/11/2017

Literacy and Schooling Towards Renewal in Primary Education Policy by Kathy (University College Cork, Ireland) Hall Literacy and Schooling Towards Renewal in Primary Education Policy
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Originally published in 2004. In this book Kathy Hall analyses recent educational reform in England relating to primary education and literacy. By taking account of themes such as globalisation, teacher education, children's learning and especially literacy, she develops a critique...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/11/2017

The New Literacy Redefining Reading and Writing in the Schools by John (Stanford Graduate School of Education, USA) Willinsky The New Literacy Redefining Reading and Writing in the Schools
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Originally published in 1990. This book examines the innovative programs that changed the way reading and writing was taught during the previous ten years. Both teacher and critic of the New Literacy programs, the author gives a perspective that allows...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/11/2017

Global Conversations in Literacy Research Digital and Critical Literacies by Peggy (Georgia State University, USA) Albers Global Conversations in Literacy Research Digital and Critical Literacies
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In this volume, renowned literacy and language education scholars who have shaped policy and practice aimed toward social justice and equity address current intellectual and practical issues in the teaching of literacy in classrooms and educational environments across diverse and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/11/2017

Addressing Diversity in Literacy Instruction by Evan T. Ortlieb Addressing Diversity in Literacy Instruction

This edited volume highlights recent research related to how issues of diversity are addressed within literacy instruction for K-12 learners.
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/11/2017

Patterns of Power Inviting Young Writers into the Conventions of Language, Grades 1-5 by Jeff Anderson Patterns of Power Inviting Young Writers into the Conventions of Language, Grades 1-5

In Patterns of Power Jeff and Whitney suggest that taking just five minutes from your reading workshop and five minutes from your writing workshop to focus on how the conventions connect reading and writing will miraculously affect your students' understanding...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/11/2017

Cultivating Adolescent Literacy Standards, Strategies, and Performance Tasks for Improving Reading and Writing by Gregory, Ed.D Berry Cultivating Adolescent Literacy Standards, Strategies, and Performance Tasks for Improving Reading and Writing
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This book offers middle and high school teachers useful suggestions and strategies for cultivating literacy in their classrooms.
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/10/2017

Cultivating Adolescent Literacy Standards, Strategies, and Performance Tasks for Improving Reading and Writing by Gregory, Ed.D Berry Cultivating Adolescent Literacy Standards, Strategies, and Performance Tasks for Improving Reading and Writing
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This book offers middle and high school teachers useful suggestions and strategies for cultivating literacy in their classrooms.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/10/2017

Active Literacy Across the Curriculum Connecting Print Literacy with Digital, Media, and Global Competence, K-12 by Heidi Hayes Jacobs Active Literacy Across the Curriculum Connecting Print Literacy with Digital, Media, and Global Competence, K-12

Help students become more confident and successful readers, writers, and thinkers in today's world. In this new edition of a bestseller, highly acclaimed author and speaker Heidi Hayes Jacobs offers practical ideas for closing the literacy gap by teaching classic...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/09/2017

Super Spellers Seven Steps to Transforming Your Spelling Instruction by Mark Weakland, Richard Gentry Super Spellers Seven Steps to Transforming Your Spelling Instruction
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Many teachers are frustrated with not only how spelling traditionally is taught, but also with finding time to support young spellers with explicit strategy instruction. So Mark Weakland has developed Super Spellers, an approach to teaching spelling in a way...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/09/2017

Boys, Masculinities and Reading Gender Identity and Literacy as Social Practice by Laura (Queensland University of Technology, Australia) Scholes Boys, Masculinities and Reading Gender Identity and Literacy as Social Practice
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Boys, Masculinities and Reading explores elementary students' interpretations of their experiences of reading and the contextual influences that impact those experiences. While research continues to highlight the apparent systematic underperformance of boys in comparison to girls on national and international...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2017

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