Teaching Every Child To Read

Teaching Every Child To Read

by Rita Dunn, Brett Elizabeth Blake
     
 

Teaching Every Child to Read provides educators and caretakers with a variety of engaging and easy-to-use instructional strategies for students ranging from the primary through middle school grades.See more details below

Overview

Teaching Every Child to Read provides educators and caretakers with a variety of engaging and easy-to-use instructional strategies for students ranging from the primary through middle school grades.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781578867615
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
03/28/2008
Pages:
212
Product dimensions:
0.63(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)

Meet the Author

Rita Dunn is coordinator of the Instructional Leadership Doctoral Program at St. John's University. Brett Elizabeth Blake, Ph.D. is coordinator of the Graduate Adolescent Programs and a senior research fellow at the Vincentian Center for Social Justice and Poverty.

Table of Contents


Prologue     vii
Acknowledgments   Rita Dunn     ix
Introduction
Theory Behind the Strategies   Rita Dunn     3
Research Behind the Strategies   Rita Dunn     13
Teaching Primary Children to Read (K-2)
Teaching Very Young Children to Read: Getting-in-Touch Readiness Activities   Kenneth J. Dunn     29
Teaching Young Children to Read with Kinesthetic Games   Karen Russo     37
Teaching Young Children to Read by Singing   Rita Dunn     43
Teaching Young Children to Read by Combining Music, Lyrics, and Text: How to Teach an Old Song New Tricks!   Maria G. Dove     55
Teaching Young Children to Read with Tape-Recorded Books: Applications for Elementary and Middle School   Rhonda Dawn Farkas     61
Teaching Young Children to Read with Body Parts   Rita Dunn   Foster R. Malmed     65
Encouraging Parents to Reinforce Reading at Home with Teacher Follow-Up
Teaching Young Children to Read by Baking: A Recipe for Success!   Derek Tully     71
Teaching Young Children to Read by Preparing Them for a Trip or Vacation   Andrea Honigsfeld     75
Teaching Young Children to Read with Everyday Print   Masha Kabakow Rudman     83
Teaching YoungChildren to Read with the RITA Method   Roger Bloom     93
Teaching Elementary Children to Read (3-5)
Teaching Elementary Children to Read with Language Games   Brett Elizabeth Blake     105
Teaching Elementary Children to Read with Rebus and Rhyme   Joanne Marie Robertson     111
Teaching Elementary Children to Read with Poetry   Brett Elizabeth Blake     117
Teaching Elementary Children to Read by Scrapbooking   Joanne Marie Robertson     121
Teaching Middle School Children to Read (6-8)
Teaching Middle School Children to Read Using Cultural Texts   Brett Elizabeth Blake     129
Teaching Middle School Students to Read with Programmed Learning Sequences   Rita Dunn     135
Teaching Middle School Students to Read with Small-Group Techniques   Kenneth J. Dunn     153
Teaching Middle School Students to Read with Contract Activity Packages   Rita Dunn     165
Conclusion: Testing Yourself: A Case Study Review   Laura Shea Doolan     181
References     189
About the Contributors     197

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