Literacy Work Stations: Making Centers Work / Edition 1

Literacy Work Stations: Making Centers Work / Edition 1

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by Debbie Diller
     
 

This book will help teachers solve the dilemma: What does the rest of my class do while I'm working with a small reading group? Debbie Diller offers practical suggestions for over a dozen literacy work stations that link to instruction and make preparation and management easy for teachers. Learn how to set up work stations, how to manage them, and how to keep

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This book will help teachers solve the dilemma: What does the rest of my class do while I'm working with a small reading group? Debbie Diller offers practical suggestions for over a dozen literacy work stations that link to instruction and make preparation and management easy for teachers. Learn how to set up work stations, how to manage them, and how to keep them going throughout the year. Each chapter includes:
• how to introduce each station;
• materials to include at each station;
• what to model;
• how to solve problems;
• how to differentiate;
• how to assess and keep students accountable;
• reflection questions for professional development. Materials in both English and Spanish are provided in the extensive resource section. Throughout the book the author has included photos of literacy workstations from a variety of classrooms in which she has worked to illustrate the methods discussed in the text.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781571103536
Publisher:
Stenhouse Publishers
Publication date:
05/01/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
91,950
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)
Age Range:
5 - 8 Years

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
1What Is a Literacy Work Station?1
2How Do I Use Literacy Work Stations?11
3Classroom Library26
4Big Book Work Station38
5Writing Work Station51
6Drama Work Station66
7ABC/Word Study Work Station75
8Poetry Work Station91
9Other Work Stations104
10Planning for Practice at Literacy Work Stations127
Appendixes141
References217

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