ISBN-10:
146251250X
ISBN-13:
9781462512508
Pub. Date:
11/26/2013
Publisher:
Guilford Publications, Inc.
Word Journeys, Second Edition: Assessment-Guided Phonics, Spelling, and Vocabulary Instruction / Edition 2

Word Journeys, Second Edition: Assessment-Guided Phonics, Spelling, and Vocabulary Instruction / Edition 2

by Kathy Ganske PhD
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ISBN-13: 9781462512508
Publisher: Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date: 11/26/2013
Edition description: Second Edition
Pages: 420
Sales rank: 233,357
Product dimensions: 7.90(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Kathy Ganske, PhD, is Research Professor in the Department of Teaching and Learning at Vanderbilt University. She has been involved in researching, using, refining, and teaching about word study practices since the 1990s. Dr. Ganske's work is grounded in extensive teaching experience in elementary classrooms. Her current research interests include vocabulary development during small-group word study instruction and literacy reform in challenging schools. Dr. Ganske is the author, coauthor, or editor of several books, including Word Journeys, Second Edition; Word Sorts and More, Second Edition; Mindful of Words; and Comprehension Across the Curriculum, as well as numerous articles and book chapters.

Table of Contents

I. Understanding Word Study Contexts
1. Word Study: Reading, Writing, and Language Connections
II. Understanding Children's Word Knowledge
2. A Developmental Perspective
3. Assessing Word Knowledge: The Developmental Spelling Analysis
III. Fostering Children's Word Knowledge
4. Planning Appropriate and Engaging Instruction
5. Letter Name Word Study
6. Within Word Pattern Word Study
7. Syllable Juncture Word Study
8. Derivational Constancy Word Study
9. Questions and Answers
Appendix 1. Supplemental Word Lists
Appendix 2. Reproducible Forms
Resources
Glossary

Interviews

Classroom teachers in grades K-8; reading specialists and coaches; preservice teachers and teacher educators. Serves as a text in undergraduate- and graduate-level courses such as Word Study and Vocabulary Instruction.

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