Best Practices in Adolescent Literacy Instruction, Second Edition (Solving Problems in the Teaching of Literacy)
Publisher: The Guilford Press
Release Date: Apr 30, 2014
Pages: 396 pages
Dimensions: 5.98 x 0.82 x 9.1 inches
An authoritative teacher resource and widely adopted text, this book provides a comprehensive overview of adolescent literacy instruction in the era of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Leading educators describe effective practices for motivating diverse learners in grades 5-12, building comprehension of multiple types of texts, integrating literacy and content-area instruction, and teaching English language learners and struggling readers. Case examples, lesson-planning ideas, and end-of-chapter discussion questions and activities enhance the utility of the volume.
New to This Edition *Extensive CCSS content incorporated throughout the book. *Chapters on disciplinary literacy, text complexity, and differentiated instruction. *Chapters on academic language, writing instruction, history and English/language arts classrooms, and coaching.
Kathleen A. Hinchman PhD, Heather K. Sheridan-Thomas EdD, Donna E. Alvermann, Paperback 2 edition, ISBN 10: 1462515347, ISBN 13: 9781462515349