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  1. Performing Kamishibai

    An Emerging New Literacy for a Global Audience

    By Tara McGowan

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Kamishibai (paper-theater), a Japanese picture-storytelling medium, is gaining global interest as we move from a text-based culture to one that emphasizes multiple semiotic systems and performance. This is the first volume to explore the potential of kamishibai as a dynamic "new" interactive medium...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Latino/a Literature in the Classroom

    Twenty-first-century approaches to teaching

    Edited by Frederick Luis Aldama

    In one of the most rapidly growing areas of literary study, this volume provides the first comprehensive guide to teaching Latino/a literature in all variety of learning environments. Essays by internationally renowned scholars offer an array of approaches and methods to the teaching of the novel,...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Verbal Protocols in Literacy Research

    Nature of Global Reading Development

    By Susan E. Israel

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Psychology

    This volume offers an updated analysis of the methodology of reading and reading research since 1995, when the landmark book Verbal Protocols of Reading: The Nature of Constructively Responsive Reading by Michael Pressley and Peter Afflerbach was published. It offers a thorough cross-analysis of...

    To Be Published May 6th 2015 by Routledge

  4. A Case for Teaching Literature in the Secondary School

    Why Reading Fiction Matters in an Age of Scientific Objectivity and Standardization

    By Janet Alsup

    Taking a close look at the forces that affect English education in schools—at the ways literature, cognitive science, the privileging of the STEM disciplines, and current educational policies are connected—this timely book counters with a strong argument for the importance of continuing to teach...

    To Be Published May 6th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Transforming Reading Skills in the Secondary School

    Simple strategies for improving literacy

    By Pat Guy

    Series: David Fulton / Nasen

    Transforming Reading Skills in the Secondary School is a commonsense text designed to help practitioners working in a mainstream context. The book suggests ways to develop the underlying skills necessary for good reading through multiple pathways such as mainstream subject lessons, individual and...

    To Be Published May 20th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Community Fieldwork in Teacher Education

    Theory and Practice

    By Heidi L Hallman, Melanie Burdick

    Series: Routledge Research in Teacher Education

    In teacher education, field work in community-based spaces (including foster homes and programs for homeless youth) is frequently contrasted with "traditional" field experiences in classroom settings, where beginning teachers are immediately introduced to teacher-centered models of instruction....

    To Be Published May 26th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Challenging and Controversial Picturebooks

    Creative and critical responses to visual texts

    Edited by Janet Evans

    It is often assumed that picturebooks are for very young readers because of their emphasis on the illustrations and scarcity of text however; there are increasing numbers of picturebooks where the age of the implied reader is questionable.These are picturebooks whose controversial subject matter...

    To Be Published May 27th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Writing Strategies That Work

    Do This--Not That!

    By Lori G. Wilfong

    Learn the ten keys to effective writing instruction! In this dynamic book, bestselling author Lori G. Wilfong takes you through today’s best practices for teaching writing and how to implement them in the classroom. She also points out practices that should be avoided, helping you figure out how to...

    To Be Published May 28th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Reading Chinese Script

    A Cognitive Analysis

    Edited by Jian Wang, Hsuan-Chih Chen, Ralph Radach, Albrecht Inhoff

    This volume uses unique properties of Chinese script to focus on morphological analyses during the character and word recognition process, though some of the reported work also pertains to the use of phonological information. In addition, this volume contains work on syntactic and pragmatic...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. 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 May 29th 2015 by Routledge