The Reading for Real Handbook

The Reading for Real Handbook

by Martin Coles
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415080460

ISBN-13: 9780415080460

Pub. Date: 11/10/1992

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Overview

First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415080460
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/10/1992
Pages:
268
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

List of figuresvii
List of contributorsix
Acknowledgementsxiii
Introductionxv
Part IWhat does research tell us about learning to be a reader?1
1The reading process and learning to read: an update3
2Building a house of fiction: a little, daily miracle27
Part IIWhich books should we use?37
3Choosing books for young readers39
4Reading is more than words and sentences72
Part IIIHow should we encourage children to be readers?91
5Reading for real in the classroom: observation, coaching and practice93
6The literacy environment of the classroom113
7Forward to fundamentals--the foundations of literacy: the need for a comprehensive approach to language and literacy123
8Paired Reading with peers and parents: factors in effectiveness and new developments145
9Real assessment for real readers166
10Supporting readers with English as an additional language191
11Struggling readers208
Index223

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