Speech to Print: Language Essentials for Teachers

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Paul H. Brookes Pub., 2000 - Education - 243 pages
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Knowledge of language is the foundation for explicity and systematically teaching phonemic awareness, word recognition, spelling, vocabulary, and comprehension. In this essential book--from a leader in the literacy field--readers discover the connection between language structure and how people learn to read; master language skills with chapter exercises and self-tests; and apply the concepts of language in analyses of student responses. All of this enables educators to identify, explain, and solve the problems that students with or without disabilities may encounter when learning to read and write. Speech to Print--ideal for preservice instruction in higher education programs and in inservice professional settings--helps prepare teachers to meet the challenge of ensuring that "no child is left behind."

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This book is full of great ideas for helping struggling readers. Read full review

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User Review  - Becka Robbins - Goodreads

One of THE classic great books on teaching reading, not just for LD kids, but for all students. An essential for every multiple subject or special ed. teacher. Read full review

Contents

Why Study Language?
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Phonetics
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Phonology
41
Copyright

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About the author (2000)

Moats has spoken to thousands of educators through her involvement with Center for Reading Instruction in California.

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