Teaching Reading With Donald Crews Books: Engaging Activities that Build Early Reading Comprehension Skills, Expand Vocabulary, and Help Children Explore the Themes in These Popular Books

Teaching Reading With Donald Crews Books: Engaging Activities that Build Early Reading Comprehension Skills, Expand Vocabulary, and Help Children Explore the Themes in These Popular Books

by Pamela Chanko
     
 

Donald Crews books tap children's fascination with the exciting motion of everyday life; their bold, graphic artwork and simple text make them perfect springboards for teaching early reading skills. These creative lessons and activities help children build background knowledge and language skills and relate what they read to their own experiences. Lessons also

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Overview

Donald Crews books tap children's fascination with the exciting motion of everyday life; their bold, graphic artwork and simple text make them perfect springboards for teaching early reading skills. These creative lessons and activities help children build background knowledge and language skills and relate what they read to their own experiences. Lessons also focus on concepts of print, using predictable text and picture cues, and more. For use with Grades PreK-1.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780439635226
Publisher:
Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date:
06/01/2008
Pages:
64
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
4 - 6 Years

Meet the Author

A former early childhood teacher, Pamela Chanko has written and edited numerous books for children and teachers. Pamela holds a Master's degree in Early Childhood and Elementary Education from Bank Street College of Education. Shoe Box Learning Centers: Word Families and Time & Measurement are just two of her many Scholastic titles. Pamela lives in New York City.

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