50 Content Area Strategies for Adolescent Literacy / Edition 1

50 Content Area Strategies for Adolescent Literacy / Edition 1

by Douglas Fisher, William G. Brozo, Gay Ivey
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131745441

ISBN-13: 9780131745445

Pub. Date: 05/23/2006

Publisher: Prentice Hall

From some of the best-known authors in the field comes a book that provides inservice and preservice teachers with practical information about improving students reading, writing, and oral language development. Examples from science, social studies, English, math, visual and performing arts, and core electives ensure that all middle and high school teachers will

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From some of the best-known authors in the field comes a book that provides inservice and preservice teachers with practical information about improving students reading, writing, and oral language development. Examples from science, social studies, English, math, visual and performing arts, and core electives ensure that all middle and high school teachers will find useful ideas that they can implement immediately. This book provides readers with examples of fifty evidence-based instructional strategies that can be used across content areas to ensure that reading and writing occur in all classes.

Each strategy contains:

  • Strategy number and title
  • Graphic specifying content area, grade level, and whether the strategy is meant to be used before, during, or after reading.
  • Introductory paragraphs
  • Step-by-step guiding
  • Applications and Examples
  • References

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131745445
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
05/23/2006
Series:
Teaching Strategies Series Series
Edition description:
SPIRAL
Pages:
156
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.54(h) x 0.34(d)

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Table of Contents

1Adjunct displays3
2Anticipation guides7
3Concept maps10
4Dictoglos14
5Directed notetaking activity16
6Directed reading-thinking activity19
7Echo or choral reading22
8Exit slips24
9Fishbowl discussions26
10Found poems28
11Generative reading31
12Guest speakers34
13Independent reading37
14Interest surveys, questionnaires, and interviews40
15Jigsaw43
16KWL47
17Language experience approach50
18Mnemonics52
19Modeled writing54
20Modeling language of process57
21Opinionnaire60
22Pattern guide63
23Poems for two voices66
24Popcorn review69
25Professor know-it-all71
26Questioning the author73
27Question-answer relationship76
28RAFT writing79
29Read-alouds82
30Readers' theatre84
31Read-write-pair-share87
32Reciprocal teaching89
33Request93
34Response writing95
35Shades of meaning97
36Shared reading100
37SPAWN writing104
38Split-page notetaking107
39Student booktalks110
40Student questions for purposeful learning112
41Text impressions115
42Text structures117
43Think-alouds120
44Tossed terms123
45Vocabulary cards126
46Vocabulary self-awareness129
47Word grids/semantic feature analysis131
48Word scavenger hunts134
49Word sorts137
50Word walls140

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