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  • Closing the Vocabulary Gap

    By Alex Quigley

    As teachers grapple with the challenge of a new, bigger and more challenging school curriculum, at every key stage and phase, success can feel beyond our reach. But what if there were 50,000 small solutions to help us bridge that gap? In Closing the Vocabulary Gap, Alex Quigley explores the…

    Paperback – 2018-05-03 
    Routledge

  • Young People Reading

    Empirical Research Across International Contexts

    Edited by Evelyn Arizpe, Gabrielle Cliff Hodges

    The value of small-scale qualitative research projects into young people’s reading is often underestimated. Yet these finely-tuned studies, with a precise focus and highly specialised approach, can provide us with profound insights into the richness and variety of young people’s reading practices.…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25 
    Routledge

  • Latina Bilingual Education Teachers

    Role of Structural Racism in Schools

    By Yukari Takimoto Amos

    Using critical race theory and whiteness studies as theoretical frameworks, this book traces two Latina bilingual education teachers in three different professional phases: as paraprofessionals, teacher candidates, and certified teachers. Grounded in a longitudinal case study, this book sheds light…

    Hardback – 2018-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Morphological Processing and Literacy Development

    Current Issues and Research

    Edited by Rachel Berthiaume, Daniel Daigle, Alain Desrochers

    Synthesizing a range of studies on morphological processing from the past 30 years, this edited collection presents the current state of knowledge on morphological processing and defines classroom practices to help students conceptualise the role of morphology in reading, spelling, and vocabulary…

    Hardback – 2018-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Teaching With DBQs

    Helping Students Analyze Nonfiction and Visual Texts

    By Kevin Thomas Smith

    Help your students navigate complex texts in history and social studies. This book shows you how to use document-based questions, or DBQs, to build student literacy and critical thinking skills while meeting rigorous state standards and preparing students for AP exams. DBQs can be implemented…

    Paperback – 2018-03-28 
    Routledge

  • Foundations of Multiliteracies

    Reading, Writing and Talking in the 21st Century

    By Michèle Anstey, Geoff Bull

      Using the concept of multiliteracies and multimodality, this book provides foundation knowledge about the new and continuously changing literacies of the 21st century. It details the five semiotic systems (linguistic, visual, auditory, gestural and spatial) and how they contribute to the…

    Paperback – 2018-03-13 
    Routledge

  • How to Teach Story Writing Ages 4-7

    2nd Edition

    By Pie Corbett, Pie Corbett

    How to Teach Story Writing Ages 4-7 is a practical manual for teachers, to be used directly in the classroom. The book begins with a series of language games, designed to warm up creativity and strengthen the imagination. This is followed by a series of creative story workshops,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-15 
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Early Literacies

    Reading and Rewriting Worlds

    By Mariana Souto-Manning, Haeny S. Yoon

    Rethinking Early Literacies honors the identities of young children as they read, write, speak, and play across various spaces, in and out of pre/school. Despite narrow curricular mandates and policies, the book highlights the language resources and tools that children cultivate from families,…

    Paperback – 2018-01-16 
    Routledge
    Changing Images of Early Childhood

  • The Use of Children's Literature in Teaching

    A study of politics and professionalism within teacher education

    By Alyson Simpson

    The Use of Children's Literature in Teaching reveals the impact of politics, professional guidelines and restrictive measurements of literacy on the emerging identities of young teachers. It places renewed emphasis on the importance of creative teaching with children’s literature for the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12 
    Routledge

  • Understanding and Supporting Young Writers from Birth to 8

    Edited by Noella Mackenzie, Janet Scull

    As the world comes to grips with what it means to be literate in the twenty-first century, Understanding and Supporting Young Writers from Birth to 8 provides practitioners with the skills and knowledge they need to support young children effectively as they learn to write. Interweaving theory…

    Paperback – 2018-01-05 
    Routledge

  • Reading Challenging Texts

    Layering Literacies Through the Arts

    By James S. Chisholm, Kathryn F. Whitmore

    CO-PUBLISHED BY ROUTLEDGE AND THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF TEACHERS OF ENGLISH Bringing together arts-integrated approaches, literacy learning, and classroom-based research, this book explores ways upper elementary, middle, and high school teachers can engage their students physically, cognitively, and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22 
    Routledge

  • Reading and Loving

    By Leila Berg

    Originally published in 1977. Learning to read is probably the central educational achievement of any child's life. It is also a central concern for parents and teachers. Leila Berg, known for her work in children's literature, believes that the enjoyment of books and the acquisition of reading and…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

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