Classrooms That Work : They Can All Read and Write / Edition 2

Classrooms That Work : They Can All Read and Write / Edition 2

by Patricia Marr Cunningham, Richard L. Allington
     
 

Designed for courses focusing on instructional reading methods for struggling and culturally diverse students, this affordable text assists preservice and in-service teachers in enriching the learning and reading skills of ALL children.

Literacy movements and philosophies are subject to a pendulum effect, but renowned authors Cunningham and Allington promote the

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Overview

Designed for courses focusing on instructional reading methods for struggling and culturally diverse students, this affordable text assists preservice and in-service teachers in enriching the learning and reading skills of ALL children.

Literacy movements and philosophies are subject to a pendulum effect, but renowned authors Cunningham and Allington promote the integration of phonics and literature-based process writing and reading instruction for a more balanced approach. The book helps ALL children engage in meaning-centered reading by showing teachers how to foster powerful decoding and comprehension strategies. This book is filled with workable, practical strategies and activities to use in the classroom.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321013392
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley
Publication date:
04/15/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
270
Product dimensions:
7.36(w) x 9.26(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Ch. 1Reading and Writing Real "Things"1
Ch. 2Words26
Ch. 3Comprehension69
Ch. 4Writing96
Ch. 5Multilevel Instruction134
Ch. 6Assessment160
Ch. 7Science and Social Studies Matter to Struggling Readers173
Ch. 8Extra Support for Students who Need it Most193
Ch. 9A Day in a Building Blocks Kindergarten Classroom210
Ch. 10A Day in a Four Blocks Primary Classroom224
Ch. 11A Week in a Big Blocks Intermediate Classroom238
Ch. 12Beyond the Classroom: Things Worth Fighting for258
References269
Children's Books and Other Teaching Resources275
Index279

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