Academic Language! Academic Literacy!: A Guide for K-12 Educators

Academic Language! Academic Literacy!: A Guide for K-12 Educators

by Eli R. Johnson
     
 

ISBN-10: 1412971330

ISBN-13: 9781412971331

Pub. Date: 08/25/2009

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This practical guide provides 36 hands-on strategies for helping ELLs learn the necessary skills to decipher academic language in reading, writing, listening, and speaking.

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This practical guide provides 36 hands-on strategies for helping ELLs learn the necessary skills to decipher academic language in reading, writing, listening, and speaking.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412971331
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
08/25/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
152
Sales rank:
1,163,636
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.40(d)

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Table of Contents

Academic Language! Academic Literacy! Strategy Matrix
Foreword by Arthur L. Costa
Acknowledgments
About the Author
1. Academic Language and Academic Literacy
2. Academic Language and Learning
3. Academic Literacy Challenges
4. Academic Reading: Inferring Strategies
5. Academic Reading: Text Structure Strategies
6. Academic Listening: Explicit Learning Strategies
7. Academic Speaking: Dialogue & Discourse Strategies
8. Academic Writing: Revealing Ideas Strategies
9. Creating an Academic Culture
Appendix 1. Academic Language: Grade Level Lists
Appendix 2. Academic Resources: Content Area Lists
References
Index

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