Literacy from A to Z: Engaging Students in Reading, Writing, Speaking, & Listening

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Eye On Education, 2008 - Education - 173 pages
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This book offers strategies, activities, and tools to help teachers and reading specialists teach elementary and middle school students to become better readers, writers, speakers, and listeners. Written in a lively and accessible style with one chapter for each letter of the alphabet, Literacy from A to Z offers practical advice and fully realized examples to improve your lesson plans.

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Contents

B Building a Strong Base
7
Research Skills Chapter
8
Connecting the Dots
13
Designing Literacy Lessons
19
E Extra Support
25
F Fluency Builds Confidence
33
G Give Me a Microphone
39
H Help Me Understand
47
N Navigating Research
92
O Open Ears
98
Q Quality Conferences
108
R Recognizing Words
114
S See Me
120
U Up or Down?
130
Value in Variety
138
W Writing and Reading for Real Life
147

J Jigsaw Puzzles
62
Learn Watch and Grow
68
Literacy Across the Curriculum
78
Managing the Literacy Classroom
84
Y Your Turn
160
Z Zones of Literacy
166
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