Lenses on Reading: An Introduction to Theories and Models
This accessible text provides an extensive survey of the major theories and models that influence reading instruction and research. Readers learn why theory matters in designing and implementing high-quality instruction; how to critically evaluate the assumptions and beliefs that guide their own work with students; and the benefits of approaching everyday teaching situations from multiple theoretical perspectives. Every chapter features classroom application activities and illuminating teaching vignettes. Of particular utility to graduate students, the book also addresses research applications, including descriptions of exemplary studies informed by each theoretical model.
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Review: Lenses on Reading: An Introduction to Theories and ModelsUser Review - MR Graham - Goodreads
An informative introduction to theories of reading education and development. It provided a very good summary of a good number of theories. However, I felt that this volume attempted too much; it ... Read full review
Review: Lenses on Reading: An Introduction to Theories and ModelsUser Review - Ms. Delohery - Goodreads
Interesting to read - theories, theories, theories, which one to believe? Read full review