Education: English & Literacy/Language Arts

  • Engaging Curriculum: Bridging the Curriculum Theory and English Education Divide book cover

    Engaging Curriculum

    Bridging the Curriculum Theory and English Education Divide, 1st Edition

    By Bill Green

    Explicitly linking curriculum inquiry to English education via recurring themes of representation, democracy and knowledge, this book is a call for both researchers and practitioners to engage with curriculum, explicitly and deliberatively, as both a concept and a question. The approach is broadly…

    Hardback – 2017-09-21
    Routledge
    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

  • Academics Engaging with Student Writing: Working at the Higher Education Textface book cover

    Academics Engaging with Student Writing

    Working at the Higher Education Textface, 1st Edition

    By Jackie Tuck

    Student writing has long been viewed as a problem in higher education in the UK. Moreover, the sector has consistently performed poorly in the National Student Survey with regard to assessment and feedback. Academics Engaging with Student Writing tackles these major issues from a new and unique…

    Hardback – 2017-06-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Asian English Language Classrooms: Where Theory and Practice Meet book cover

    Asian English Language Classrooms

    Where Theory and Practice Meet, 1st Edition

    Edited by Handoyo Puji Widodo, Alistair Wood, Deepti Gupta

    The teaching of English in the Asian context is always challenging and dynamic because both teachers and learners have diverse linguistic and cultural backgrounds. Equally important, where English is not widely used outside the classroom, English language classrooms are an authentic site of learner…

    Hardback – 2017-06-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language Education

  • The Power of Picture Books in Teaching Math and Science book cover

    The Power of Picture Books in Teaching Math and Science

    2nd Edition

    By Lynn Columbia

    This book's 50-plus lessons-each based on a different picture book or story-will help classroom teachers build a foundation for teaching math, science, and social studies concepts to their students. Each lesson uses children's literature to make challenging, abstract concepts relevant to children's…

    Hardback – 2017-05-10
    Routledge

  • Essentials of Integrating the Language Arts book cover

    Essentials of Integrating the Language Arts

    5th Edition

    By David Yellin

    Essentials of Integrating the Language Arts, Fifth Edition, offers students all the practical tools they need to be effective language arts teachers, supported by the necessary theoretical foundation. Like its predecessors, this edition presents a comprehensive approach to teaching the language…

    Hardback – 2017-05-03
    Routledge

  • Comprehension First: Inquiry into Big Ideas Using Important Questions book cover

    Comprehension First

    Inquiry into Big Ideas Using Important Questions, 1st Edition

    By Claudia E Cornett

    This book is about designing instruction that makes comprehension the priority in reading and in content area study. The comprehension model described responds to calls from literacy experts and professional organizations for inquiry-based instruction that prepares readers to be active meaning…

    Hardback – 2017-05-03
    Routledge

  • Focus on Fluency: A Meaning-Based Approach book cover

    Focus on Fluency

    A Meaning-Based Approach, 1st Edition

    By Nancy L Cecil

    This valuable book is written for preservice and inservice teachers who are searching for best practices with which to promote fluency in reading and writing. Fluency is one of the primary building blocks for creating successful readers and writers, and the practical discussions and activities…

    Hardback – 2017-05-03
    Routledge

  • Sharing the Journey: Literature for Young Children: Literature for Young Children book cover

    Sharing the Journey: Literature for Young Children

    Literature for Young Children, 1st Edition

    By David Yellin

    This wonderful resource from two authors with an infectious enthusiasm for children's literature will help readers select and share quality books for and with young children. Specifically focused on infants through the third grade, Sharing the Journey contains descriptive book annotations,…

    Hardback – 2017-04-24
    Routledge

  • Literacy in Grades 4-8: Best Practices for a Comprehensive Program book cover

    Literacy in Grades 4-8

    Best Practices for a Comprehensive Program, 3rd Edition

    By Nancy L. Cecil, Joan P. Gipe, Marcy Merrill

    Comprehensive yet succinct and readable, Literacy in Grades 4-8, Third Edition offers a wealth of practical ideas to help preservice and practicing teachers create a balanced and comprehensive literacy program while exploring the core topics and issues of literacy in grades 4 through 8. It…

    Hardback – 2017-04-20
    Routledge

  • Teaching Young Learners in a Superdiverse World: Multimodal Approaches and Perspectives book cover

    Teaching Young Learners in a Superdiverse World

    Multimodal Approaches and Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Heather Lotherington, Cheryl Paige

    This book documents a collaborative action research project in one school where researchers and practitioners worked together to develop multimodal literacies and pedagogies for diverse, multilingual elementary classrooms. Following chronologically from Lotherington’s Pedagogy of Multiliteracies (…

    Hardback – 2017-04-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Assignments as Controversies: Digital Literacy and Writing in Classroom Practice book cover

    Assignments as Controversies

    Digital Literacy and Writing in Classroom Practice, 1st Edition

    By Ibrar Bhatt

    Approaching academic assignments as practical controversies, this book offers a novel approach to the study of digital literacy. Through in-depth accounts of assignment writing in college classrooms, Bhatt examines ways of understanding how students engage with digital media in curricular…

    Hardback – 2017-03-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Literacy

  • Multiracial Identity in Children's Literature book cover

    Multiracial Identity in Children's Literature

    1st Edition

    By Amina Chaudhri

    Racially mixed children make up the fastest growing youth demographic in the U.S., and teachers of diverse populations need to be mindful in selecting literature that their students can identify with. This volume explores how books for elementary school students depict and reflect multiracial…

    Hardback – 2017-02-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

15Series in English & Literacy/Language Arts

Product Search