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  1. Vocabulary Strategies That Work

    Do This—Not That!

    By Lori G. Wilfong

    Update your vocabulary practices to meet the Common Core and improve students' word knowledge! This new, clearly-structured guide shows you how. It's packed with engaging, research-based, classroom-ready strategies for teaching vocabulary. Topics include... Selecting meaningful words for...

    Published October 28th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Teenagers, Literacy and School

    Researching in Multilingual Contexts

    By Ken Cruickshank

    This unique and timely book follows the experiences of four Arabic teenagers, their families and their community, focusing on the role of literacy in their daily lives and the differences between home and school. The author looks at the conflict between expectations and practices at school and...

    Published October 21st 2012 by Routledge

  3. Girls' Literacy Experiences In and Out of School

    Learning and Composing Gendered Identities

    Edited by Elaine O'Quinn

    How do American girls compose and amend their identities? In this text, prominent scholars in their respective fields examine the complex social and cultural constructions that shape girls’ lives both in and out of school. The book looks at matters ranging from embedded issues of class, race,...

    Published September 6th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Making Language Matter

    Teaching Resources for Meeting the English Language Arts Common Core State Standards in Grades 9-12

    By Deborah J. Vause, Julie S. Amberg

    Now adopted by over 40 states, the Common Core State Standards provide a clear and consistent framework for public school systems as they develop student learning goals that define the path to readiness for college, careers, and informed citizenship. While each state is developing its own...

    Published August 19th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Vocabulary at the Core

    Teaching the Common Core Standards, 2nd Edition

    By Amy Benjamin, John T. Crow

    Vocabulary at the Core, the expanded and updated edition of Vocabulary at the Center (© 2009), is the definitive guide for every teacher engaged in helping students learn essential academic vocabulary. In clear, precise language, Benjamin and Crow explain why vocabulary is at the core of all...

    Published August 14th 2012 by Routledge

  6. A Practical Guide to Teaching English in the Secondary School

    Edited by Andrew Green

    Series: Routledge Teaching Guides

    A Practical Guide to Teaching English in the Secondary School offers straightforward advice, inspiration and support for all training and newly qualified secondary English teachers. Based on the best research and practice available, it offers a wide range of tried and tested strategies and...

    Published July 22nd 2012 by Routledge

  7. Unlocking Poetry

    An Inspirational Resource for Teaching GCSE Literature

    By Trevor Millum, Chris Warren

    Series: National Association for the Teaching of English (NATE)

    This helpful and accessible teacher resource offers over 800 innovative ways of studying the poetry which is prescribed for GCSE study. Unlocking Poetry not only provides poems in electronic format but also presents them in a variety of other forms which help students to undertake their own...

    Published July 18th 2012 by Routledge

  8. A Guided Reader for Secondary English

    Pedagogy and practice

    Edited by David Stevens

    The Guided Reader for Secondary English draws on extracts from the published work of some of the most influential education writers to provide insight, guidance and clarity about key issues affecting Secondary English teachers. The book brings together key extracts from classic and contemporary...

    Published July 12th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Learning about Language

    Activities for the Primary Classroom

    By John Foster

    Bringing a fresh and lively approach to language study, Learning about Language is an exciting collection of fun, creative activities and warm-up games that explore the multifaceted nature of the English language. For use in any primary classroom, this book will help develop the pupil’s knowledge...

    Published June 27th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Teaching Classroom Drama and Theatre

    Practical Projects for Secondary Schools, 2nd Edition

    By Martin Lewis, John Rainer

    This revised and updated edition of Teaching Classroom Drama and Theatre will be an essential text for anyone teaching drama in the modern classroom. It presents a model teachers can use to draw together different methodologies of drama and theatre studies, exemplified by a series of contemporary,...

    Published May 27th 2012 by Routledge