Transforming Literacy in Schools

Books for Inspirational Teachers


   Routledge logo

Routledge are pleased to be a supporting partner of the National Literacy Trust.

Members of the National Literacy Trust Network can enjoy 20% discount off Routledge books, simply enter promotional code NLTMBR13  when ordering online at www.routledge.com. For more information on the National Literacy Trust membership click here


Contacts

Other Inquiries

National Literacy Trust Network
Improve pupils' attitudes and behaviour towards literacy with support from our network. Access tools to help you raise literacy attainment across the whole school. Discover the benefits.

Journals from Routledge

We have a number of journals covering Literacy and Technology, Language and Literacy, plus Early Years Education, for more information on our journals visit www.educationarena.com
 


Supporting Children's Speaking and Listening

Routledge are working in partnership with the National Literacy Trust to created motivated and confident readers. The work of the National Literacy Trust reflects Routledge Education's dedication to the enrichment of learning in the UK and around the World. From early years education through to lifelong learning, our books, journals, eProducts and teaching resources provide a high quality and dependable material that any teacher,researcher or student can rely upon.

You can also download the National Literacy Trusts Schools Guide

 

  1. Using Comic Art to Improve Speaking, Reading and Writing

    By Steve Bowkett

    Using Comic Art to Improve Speaking, Reading and Writing uses children’s interest in pictures, comics and graphic novels as a way of developing their creative writing abilities, reading skills and oracy. The book’s underpinning strategy is the use of comic art images as a visual analogue to help...

    Published December 16th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Unlocking Speaking and Listening

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Deborah Jones, Pamela Hodson

    Series: Unlocking Series

    Speaking and listening are key elements of the primary English National Curriculum; they are also fundamental to children’s language development and learning. The need for teachers to develop children’s talk in its own right and also to use talk as a means of learning is central to effective...

    Published October 6th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Creating a Speaking and Listening Classroom

    Integrating Talk for Learning at Key Stage 2

    By Lyn Dawes

    Providing children with opportunities to talk about their learning enables teachers to hear what children are thinking. Talking with one another allows children to question, elaborate, and reflect on a range of ideas. Classroom talk can be motivating and involving, and helps children to think and...

    Published September 29th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Speaking Frames: How to Teach Talk for Writing: Ages 8-10

    By Sue Palmer

    Now in a new format Speaking Frames: How to Teaching Talk for Writing: Ages 8-10 brings together material from Sue Palmer’s popular Speaking Frames books for years 3 and 4. Providing an innovative and effective answer to the problem of teaching speaking and listening, this book offers a range of...

    Published August 18th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Speaking Frames: How to Teach Talk for Writing: Ages 10-14

    By Sue Palmer

    Now revised and expanded Speaking Frames: How to Teaching Talk for Writing: Ages 10-14 brings together material from Sue Palmer’s popular Speaking Frames books with additional material covering the primary/secondary transition. Providing an innovative and effective answer to the problem of teaching...

    Published August 17th 2010 by Routledge

  6. The Essential Speaking and Listening

    Talk for Learning at Key Stage 2

    By Lyn Dawes

    Talk is the medium through which children learn; and yet children may not realise why their contributions to classroom talk are so important. This book provides teachers with resources for developing children's understanding of speaking and listening, and their skills in using talk for learning....

    Published May 8th 2008 by David Fulton Publishers

  7. Teaching Speaking and Listening in the Primary School

    By Elizabeth Grugeon, Lorraine Hubbard, Carol Smith, Lyn Dawes

    Speaking and listening, along with reading and writing, are essential components of literacy and learning development within the National Primary Strategy. This best-selling introductory text updates teachers on national developments and best practice in speaking and listening in the classroom...

    Published January 19th 2006 by David Fulton Publishers