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  1. Poetry - From Reading to Writing

    A Classroom Guide for Ages 7-11

    By Robert Hull

    Poetry – From Reading to Writing covers the process of writing poetry, from reading poems through to writing them. It is intended particularly for teachers at key stage 2 level, but other teachers will also find it valuable. It is clearly and accessibly written and jargon-free. In providing a...

    Published November 12th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Countdown Series Set

    Series: Countdown

    The Countdown Series provides all the support you need in helping pupils to improve their literacy skills. It is a comprehensive and flexible resource which you can use in different ways, and includes: Over 100 stand-alone modules that cover all aspects of writing and...

    Published November 5th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Countdown to Non-Fiction Writing

    Step by Step Approach to Writing Techniques for 7-12 Years

    By Steve Bowkett

    Series: Countdown

    Developing children's writing abilities boosts their confidence, creates enjoyment and relevance in the task and cultivates a range of decision-making and problem-solving skills that can then be applied across the curriculum. The Countdown series provides all the support you need in helping...

    Published November 4th 2009 by David Fulton Publishers

  4. English Homework for Key Stage 2

    Activity-Based Learning

    By Andrea McGowan, Vicki Parfitt, Colin Forster

    Series: Active Homework

    English Homework for Key Stage 2 is a unique resource for busy teachers - a selection of ‘pencil-free’, hands-on activities, aligned with the National Curriculum Programmes of Study and with clear links to the topics set out in the PNS Framework for English, that teachers can use as extension...

    Published September 24th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Linking Reading Assessment to Instruction

    An Application Worktext for Elementary Classroom Teachers, 5th Edition

    By Arleen Shearer Mariotti, Susan P. Homan

    Now in its Fifth Edition, this text applies current theory to classroom practice by providing, in each chapter, a brief explanation of major concepts followed by guided practical experience in administering, scoring, and interpreting reading assessment techniques. The Fifth Edition is revised and...

    Published September 21st 2009 by Routledge

  6. Creative English, Creative Curriculum

    New Perspectives for Key Stage 2

    By Paul Gardner

    Combining theory with practical examples, Creative English, Creative Curriculum will stimulate students and teachers to be adventurous and creative in their teaching, while covering the mains strands of the Primary National Strategy for English: narrative, non-fiction and poetry. This book:...

    Published July 22nd 2009 by David Fulton Publishers

  7. Contemporary Perspectives on Reading and Spelling

    Edited by Clare Wood, Vincent Connelly

    Series: New Perspectives on Learning and Instruction

    With contributions from leading international researchers, Contemporary Perspectives on Reading and Spelling offers a critique of current thinking on the research literature into reading, reading comprehension and writing. Each paper in this volume provides an account of empirical research that...

    Published July 17th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Changing Literacies for Changing Times

    An Historical Perspective on the Future of Reading Research, Public Policy, and Classroom Practices

    Edited by James V. Hoffman, Yetta M. Goodman

    Offering the wisdom that only experience and expertise in the field can bring, this book takes a critical look into the present and the future of literacy as envisioned by leading reading researchers. The lead author of each chapter, and in some cases more than one, of the authors, is a...

    Published July 7th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Writing Under Control

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Judith Graham, Alison Kelly

    Now in its third edition and reflecting changes in the Primary National Strategy, this best-selling textbook introduces primary teachers to key issues in the teaching of writing. Strongly rooted in classroom practice, the book includes: the history, theory and practice of teaching writing...

    Published June 29th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Teaching English Creatively

    By Teresa Cremin

    Series: Learning to Teach in the Primary School Series

    What does it mean to teach English creatively to primary school children? How can you successfully develop pupils’ engagement with reading and writing skills? Teaching English Creatively demonstrates the potential of creative teaching to develop children’s knowledge, skills, understanding and...

    Published June 26th 2009 by Routledge