What Really Matters for Struggling Readers: Designing Research-Based Programs

What Really Matters for Struggling Readers: Designing Research-Based Programs

by Richard L. Allington
     
 

ISBN-10: 0321063961

ISBN-13: 9780321063960

Pub. Date: 10/30/2000

Publisher: Pearson Education

In his unique and expert voice, Allington delivers a concise and balanced introduction to reading remediation and intervention programs and the topic of struggling readers, grades 2-9. The Second Edition of What Really Matters for Struggling Readers includes new research on vocabulary development and expanded research on fluency and comprehension and continues to…  See more details below

Overview

In his unique and expert voice, Allington delivers a concise and balanced introduction to reading remediation and intervention programs and the topic of struggling readers, grades 2-9. The Second Edition of What Really Matters for Struggling Readers includes new research on vocabulary development and expanded research on fluency and comprehension and continues to focus on helping teachers design reading remediation and intervention programs around well-established reality- and research-based components framing them within the confines of the No Child Left Behind Act.

Easy-to-understand interpretations of research that support key principles of effective instructional design and show teachers how to use a variety of best practices with children who are struggling readers make this a best-selling book on the market!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321063960
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
10/30/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
7.54(w) x 9.18(h) x 0.33(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Reading instruction in U.S. schools1
Ch. 2What really matters : kids need to read a lot35
Ch. 3Kids need books they can read57
Ch. 4Kids need to learn to read fluently89
Ch. 5Kids need to develop thoughtful literacy109
Ch. 6Where to begin : instruction for struggling readers141

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