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  • 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 – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge

  • The Politics of English Second Language Writing Assessment in Global Contexts

    Edited by Todd Ruecker, Deborah Crusan

    Reflecting the internationalization of the field of second language writing, this book focuses on political aspects and pedagogical issues of writing instruction and testing in a global context. High-stakes assessment impacts the lives of second language (L2) writers and their teachers around the…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • 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 – 2018-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Literacy and Learning in the Content Areas

    4th Edition

    By Sharon Kane

    This book will help you build the knowledge, motivation, tools, and confidence you need to integrate literacy in your content area classroom. This book’s unique approach provides hands-on experience to implementing content area literacy in the classroom, and demonstrates how to create and master…

    Paperback – 2018-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Redefining English for the More Able

    A practical guide

    By Ian Warwick

    Paperback – 2018-04-01 
    Routledge
    Redefining More Able Education

  • 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

  • Teaching Grammar through Literature

    Bringing Language to Life in the Secondary Classroom

    By Anna McGlynn, Rachel Fenn

    This essential guide offers a fresh approach to integrating grammar effectively into the classroom as a vital strand of English that both enlivens and enriches students’ understanding of literature. It aims to demystify grammar and empower teachers with the knowledge, inspiration and practical…

    Paperback – 2018-03-08 
    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

  • The New Literacy

    Redefining Reading and Writing in the Schools

    By John Willinsky

    Originally published in 1990. This book examines the innovative programs that changed the way reading and writing was taught during the previous ten years. Both teacher and critic of the New Literacy programs, the author gives a perspective that allows educators, parents, and other readers to…

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

  • Literacy in Multimedia America

    Integrating Media Education Across the Curriculum

    By Ladislaus M Semali

    Originally published in 2000. This book provides insights, practical suggestions and clear-cut strategies for integrating media across the K-12 curriculum. This contribution to teaching and curriculum design uses students' own media experiences or media vignettes from students' lives to enter…

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

  • Towards 2000

    The Future of Childhood, Literacy and Schooling

    Edited by Ed Marum

    Originally published in 1995. This book reviews the current situation concerning the teaching of 'English' in schools, examining particularly the notion of 'literacy'. The authors offer practical suggestions to primary and secondary teachers, proposing ways in which the teaching of children's…

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

  • Adolescent Literacy

    What Works and Why

    By Judith Davidson, David Koppenhaver

    Originally published in 1988. Much has changed since then in schools. Mobile technologies, interactive whiteboards, digital texts, class websites, student-authored blogs, social networking and photo sharing sites found integrated into so many classrooms hadn’t even been imagined by most educators.…

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

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