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  1. Teaching the Common Core Literature Standards in Grades 2–5

    Strategies, Mentor Texts, and Units of Study

    By Lisa Morris

    Shifting your literature instruction to meet the Common Core can be tricky. The standards are specific about how students should analyze characters, themes, point of view, and more. In this new book, Lisa Morris makes it easy by taking you through the standards and offering tons of practical...

    To Be Published July 13th 2015 by Routledge

  2. DIY Project Based Learning for ELA and History

    By Heather Wolpert-Gawron

    Are you interested in using Project Based Learning to revamp your lessons, but aren’t sure how to get started? In DIY Project Based Learning in ELA and History, award-winning teacher and Edutopia blogger Heather Wolpert-Gawron makes it fun and easy! Project Based Learning encourages students and...

    To Be Published July 24th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Literacy and Education

    Policy, Practice and Public Opinion

    By Uta Papen

    Literacy is a perennial ‘hot topic’ in Britain and other English-speaking countries. Concerns about falling standards and a ‘literacy crisis’ are frequently raised. In response, governments initiate new policies and teaching guidelines. This book addresses the current policies, practices and...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Reading and Teaching

    By Richard Meyer, Maryann Manning

    Series: Reflective Teaching and the Social Conditions of Schooling Series

    Reading and Teaching raises questions and provides a context for preservice and practicing teachers to understand and to reflect on the complex issues surrounding the teaching of reading in the schools. It presents real teachers in their classrooms, dialogues about that teaching, and exercises for...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Causes of High and Low Reading Achievement

    By Ronald P. Carver

    This book describes all of the important factors that cause some students to have low reading achievement and others to have high reading achievement. It concentrates on the main factors that influence how much a student gains in reading achievement during a year of school, or a calendar year. An...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Arts Education and Literacies

    Edited by Amy Petersen Jensen, Roni Jo Draper

    Series: Routledge Research in Literacy

    In a struggling global economy, education is focused on core subjects such as language arts and mathematics, and the development of technological and career-readiness skills. Arts education has not been a central focus of education reform movements in the United States, and none of the current...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Literacy, Place, and Pedagogies of Possibility

    By Barbara Comber

    Series: Expanding Literacies in Education

    How can teachers ensure a pedagogy of possibility underpinned by social justice, and what has literacy got to do with this? This book explores the positive synergies between critical literacy and place-conscious pedagogy. Through rich classroom research it introduces and demonstrates how a...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Infusing Grammar Into the Writer's Workshop

    A Guide for K-6 Teachers

    By Amy Benjamin, Barbara Golub

    Help your students improve their language skills and become stronger readers and writers. In this timely book, literacy experts Amy Benjamin and Barbara Golub offer best practices for fortifying the writer’s workshop model with meaningful, relevant instruction in grammar. The book answers...

    To Be Published August 18th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Teaching for Historical Literacy

    Building Knowledge in the History Classroom

    By Matthew T. Downey, Kelly A. Long

    Teaching for Historical Literacy combines the elements of historical literacy into a coherent instructional framework for teachers. It identifies the role of historical literacy, analyzes its importance in the evolving educational landscape, and details the action steps necessary for teachers to...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Handbook of Reading Assessment

    A One-Step Resource for Prospective and Practicing Educators, 2nd Edition

    By Sherry Mee Bell, R. Steve McCallum

    The Handbook of Reading Assessment, Second Edition, covers the wide range of reading assessments educators must be able to use and understand to effectively assess and instruct their students. Comprehensive and filled with numerous authentic examples, the text addresses informal classroom based...

    To Be Published August 20th 2015 by Routledge