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Literacy

  • Authors on authors by Robert Kusek

    Jagiellonian University Press 2012; US$ 40.00

    Among many types of life-writing genres that recently have not only become central to contemporary academic discourse, but also attracted wide readership, the biographical novel deserves special attention. Authors on Authors examines biographical-novel-about-a-writer – a sub-genre of biographical novel which takes a real writer and his/her life... more...

  • 1001 Brilliant Writing Ideasby Ron Shaw

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 38.95

    How often do you hear your pupils cry 'what can I write about?' With over 1000 different ?story-starters? across a vast range of genres this versatile book provides food for thought for pupils of a wide range of ages and abilities. more...

  • 21st Century Literacyby P. L. Thomas; Shirley R. Steinberg

    Springer 2008; US$ 169.00

    Explores the prescriptions that hinder authentic and effective approaches to literacy instruction. This book identifies scripts which include the Bureaucratic Script, the Corporate Script, the Student Script, the Parent and Public Script, and the Administrative Script. more...

  • 33 Ways to Help with Spellingby Heather Morris; Sue Smith

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 42.95

    33 Ways to Help with Spelling equips teachers and teaching assistants with a wide range of practical resources to help children who are having difficulties learning the basic skills of spelling. more...

  • 35 Strategies for Guiding Readers through Informational Textsby Barbara Moss; Virginia S. Loh

    Guilford Publications 2013; US$ 26.00

    This practical guide presents inspiring, research-based activities for teaching students in grades K 12 how to read and think critically about informational texts. With five essential types of strategies, seasoned and preservice teachers learn ways to help students select engaging, challenging reading materials; develop their knowledge of history,... more...

  • 99 Ways to Get Kids to Love Readingby Mary Leonhardt

    Crown Publishing Group 2010; US$ 15.00

    he author of Parents Who Love Reading, Kids Who Don't now offers a cornucopia of simple, practical tips that will help children--no matter what their age or level of reading ability--learn to read. A separate section identifies books suited to different kinds of readers, such as girls who love horses, teenagers who like rock bands, and computer nuts.... more...

  • APL and the Bilingual Learnerby Meena Wood

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 61.95

    This useful book focuses on practical ways of solving the problems non-native speakers face when it comes to further education, using case studies and examples throughout. more...

  • Aboriginal ways of using Englishby Diana Eades

    Aboriginal Studies Press 2013; US$ 27.29

    To understand Aboriginal ways of speaking English leads to better understanding Aboriginal identity, a better engagement in intercultural communication, and learning about the complexities of how English is used by and with Aboriginal people in the legal process. This new collection by Professor Diana Eades addresses the way non-traditional language... more...

  • Academic Language for English Language Learners and Struggling Readersby Yvonne S. Freeman; David E. Freeman

    Heinemann 2008; US$ 28.75

    The Freemans answer busy secondary teachers? questions about supporting ELLs and struggling readers with actionable information on developing academic language: ? demographics on the kinds of ELLs and struggling readers ? stories of students from different backgrounds? examples of academic language at the text, paragraph, sentence, and word levels?... more...

  • Academic Language! Academic Literacy!by Eli R. Johnson

    SAGE Publications 2009; US$ 31.95

    This practical guide provides 36 hands-on strategies for helping ELLs learn the necessary skills to decipher academic language in reading, writing, listening, and speaking. more...