Teaching Literacy in Kindergarten / Edition 1

Teaching Literacy in Kindergarten / Edition 1

by Lea M. McGee, Lesley Mandel Morrow
     
 

ISBN-10: 1593851529

ISBN-13: 9781593851521

Pub. Date: 05/13/2005

Publisher: Guilford Publications, Inc.


Kindergarten is a time for playful and enriching learning activities that support children's literacy emergence while enhancing their social and cognitive development. The routines of a busy, engaged, productive kindergarten classroom are vividly brought to life in this information-packed book. Demonstrated are whole-class and small-group strategies for helping…  See more details below

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Kindergarten is a time for playful and enriching learning activities that support children's literacy emergence while enhancing their social and cognitive development. The routines of a busy, engaged, productive kindergarten classroom are vividly brought to life in this information-packed book. Demonstrated are whole-class and small-group strategies for helping children acquire concepts about print and the alphabet, build phonological and phonemic awareness, learn to read sight words, develop their listening comprehension and writing abilities, and much more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781593851521
Publisher:
Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
05/13/2005
Series:
Tools for Teaching Literacy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
258
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range:
5 Years

Table of Contents


1. A Week in Kindergarten
2. Preparing the Environment for Literacy Instruction in Kindergarten
3. What Do Kindergartners Know about Reading and Writing?
4. Whole-Group Literacy Instruction
5. Small-Group Literacy Instruction
6. Differentiating Instruction to Meet the Needs of All Learners
7. Assessment
Appendices: A. Resources for Kindergarten Teachers
B. Alphabet Letter Formation
C. ELKA Alphabet Recognition Tasks
D. ELKA Concepts about Print Tasks
E. ELKA Phonemic Awareness Tasks
F. ELKA Phonics Tasks
G. ELKA Writing Task: Invented Spelling List and Scoring Rubric.
H. Comprehension and Vocabulary Task

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