Speech to print: language essentials for teachers

Front Cover
Paul H. Brookes Pub., Jul 1, 2000 - Business & Economics - 243 pages
3 Reviews
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."

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

Review: Speech to Print: Language Essentials for Teachers

User Review  - Shanna - Goodreads

Fun with linguistics! One day I'll start reading non-education books again. One day. Read full review

Review: Speech to Print: Language Essentials for Teachers

User Review  - Shasta - Goodreads

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

Related books

Contents

Why Study Language?
1
Phonetics
21
Phonology
41
Copyright

14 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

About the author (2000)

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