Improving Adolescent Literacy: Content Area Strategies at Work / Edition 3

Improving Adolescent Literacy: Content Area Strategies at Work / Edition 3

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by Douglas Fisher
     
 

ISBN-10: 0132487128

ISBN-13: 9780132487122

Pub. Date: 03/04/2011

Publisher: Pearson

Improving Adolescent Literacy: Content Area Strategies at Work, Third Edition, gives teachers and teacher candidates the tools they need to help all students work toward mastery of literacy and comprehension of content area texts. Practical, straightforward, and affordable, this guide is packed with real classroom examples of specific teaching

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Improving Adolescent Literacy: Content Area Strategies at Work, Third Edition, gives teachers and teacher candidates the tools they need to help all students work toward mastery of literacy and comprehension of content area texts. Practical, straightforward, and affordable, this guide is packed with real classroom examples of specific teaching strategies in action and features a focus on working with English language learners and struggling readers, ideas for using different technologies to enhance teaching, an up-to-date research base of current sources of support and additional reading, and an excellent assessment chapter showing how various formal and informal assessments can be used in the classroom.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132487122
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
03/04/2011
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface

Brief Contents

Chapter 1: Ensuring All Students Read, Write, and Think

Chapter 2: Setting the Stage: Building Background Through Anticipatory Activities

Chapter 3: Word for Word: Vocabulary Development Across the Curriculum

Chapter 4: Well Read: Promoting Comprehension Through Read Alouds and Shared Reading

Chapter 5: Why Ask? Questioning Strategies in the Classroom

Chapter 6: Picture This: Graphic Organizers in the Classroom

Chapter 7: Getting it Down: Making and Taking Notes Across the Curriculum

Chapter 8: Powerful Pens: Writing to Learn with Adolescents

Chapter 9: Taking Stock: Standards, Assessment and High-Stakes Testing

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