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  1. 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...

    Published January 31st 2000 by Routledge

  2. Teaching Language Arts in Middle Schools

    Connecting and Communicating

    By Sharon Kingen

    This text is designed specifically to meet the needs of preservice teachers who have had little experience working in middle-grade classrooms. Three ideas are central: * teaching language arts at the middle level is a complex activity that demands expertise in the use of a variety of strategies,...

    Published January 31st 2000 by Routledge

  3. Storymaking in Elementary and Middle School Classrooms

    Constructing and Interpreting Narrative Texts

    By Joanne M. Golden

    This book examines storymaking processes in K-8 classrooms from a social-semiotic perspective that highlights how participants' discourse influences story construction and interpretation. It is unique in that it invites the reader to actively engage in the analysis of classroom discourse and to...

    Published December 31st 1999 by Routledge

  4. Issues in English Teaching

    Edited by Jon Davison, John Moss

    Series: Issues in Teaching Series

    Issues in English Teaching invites primary and secondary teachers of English to engage in debates about key issues in subject teaching.The issues discussed include:*the increasingly centralised control of the curriculum, assessment, and pedagogy in the school teaching of English in England and...

    Published December 15th 1999 by Routledge

  5. Telling Pieces

    Art As Literacy in Middle School Classes

    By Peggy Albers, Sharon Murphy

    Telling Pieces is an exploration of how pre-adolescent middle-school children develop a knowledge and understanding of the conventions of art (art as literacy) and how they use this knowledge to create representations of their lives in a small midwestern U.S. town. Beginning with an overview of...

    Published November 30th 1999 by Routledge

  6. Teaching the Art of Poetry

    The Moves

    By Baron Wormser, A. David Cappella, A. David Cappella

    Concise and accessible, this guide to teaching the art of poetry from Shakespeare to contemporary poets enables anyone to learn about how poets approach their art. Teachers can use this book to explore any facet or era of poetry. Any reader can use it as an entryway into the art of poetry. Teaching...

    Published November 30th 1999 by Routledge

  7. Reader Response in Secondary and College Classrooms

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Nicholas J. Karolides

    This text, based on Louise M. Rosenblatt's transactional model of literature, focuses on the application of transactional reader-response theory in the classroom. It grows from frequent requests from secondary school and college teachers for teaching suggestions on how to put theory into practice....

    Published October 31st 1999 by Routledge

  8. Early 3 Rs

    How To Lead Beginners Into Reading, Writing, and Arithme-talk

    By Lee Mountain

    This practical, reader-friendly textbook for preservice and in-service early childhood education and early literacy courses provides "how-to-do-it" instructions for promoting emergent literacy in reading, writing, and arithmetic from preschool into the primary grades. Early 3 Rs answers the...

    Published October 31st 1999 by Routledge

  9. Situated Literacies

    Theorising Reading and Writing in Context

    Edited by David Barton, Mary Hamilton, Roz Ivanic

    Series: Literacies

    Situated Literacies is a rich and varied collection of key writings from leading international scholars in the field of literacy. Each contribution, written in a clear, accessible style, makes the link between literacies in specific contexts and broader social practices.Detailed ethnographic...

    Published October 20th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Global Literacies and the World Wide Web

    Edited by Gail E. Hawisher, Cynthia L. Selfe

    Series: Literacies

    The World Wide Web is transforming the way that information is distributed, received and acted upon.Global Literacies and the World Wide Web provides a critical examination of the new on line literacy practices and values, and how these are determined by national, cultural and educational contexts....

    Published October 20th 1999 by Routledge