Teaching Literacy in Second Grade / Edition 1

Teaching Literacy in Second Grade / Edition 1

by Jeanne R. Paratore, Rachel L. McCormack
     
 

ISBN-10: 1593851774

ISBN-13: 9781593851774

Pub. Date: 05/13/2005

Publisher: Guilford Publications, Inc.

Second-grade classrooms are exciting places to visit. Children are consolidating their growing reading and writing expertise, exploring new genres, and becoming more effective communicators. This book takes the reader into several exemplary second-grade classrooms to demonstrate what teachers can do to optimize literacy learning for their students. Highlights include…  See more details below

Overview

Second-grade classrooms are exciting places to visit. Children are consolidating their growing reading and writing expertise, exploring new genres, and becoming more effective communicators. This book takes the reader into several exemplary second-grade classrooms to demonstrate what teachers can do to optimize literacy learning for their students. Highlights include how to set appropriate short- and long-term goals for individual students, ways to plan instruction to meet those goals, and innovative ideas for partnering with parents.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781593851774
Publisher:
Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
05/13/2005
Series:
Tools for Teaching Literacy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
196
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
7 Years

Table of Contents

1. What Is the Second-Grade Child Like?.
2. Knowing What to Teach in Second Grade.
3. Setting Up the Classroom Environment for Literacy
4. Getting to Know Your Students
5. Differentiating Instruction for Diverse Learners
6. A Week in a Second-Grade Classroom
7. Developing Home-School Partnerships That Help Children Learn
8. Resources and More
Appendices: A. Primary Literacy Standards for Second Grade. B. List of Common Phonograms.
C. Vickie's Learning Center Direction Cards.

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