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Avenues: Level B Volume 1

by Deborah J. Short Josefina Villamil Tinajero Alfredo Schifini Erminda Garcia Eugene E. Garcia Else Hamayan Lada Kratky

This book presents a fundamental approach to the teaching and learning of writing for children.

Avenues: Level B Volume 2

by Deborah J. Short Josefina Villamil Tinajero Alfredo Schifini Erminda Garcia Eugene E. Garcia Else Hamayan Lada Kratky

This book presents a fundamental approach to the teaching and learning of writing for children.

Edge: Reading, Writing and Language, Level A

by Michael W. Smith Deborah J. Short David W. Moore Alfred W. Tatum

This textbook shows high school students how to read and understand all types of literature.

Making Content Comprehensible for English Language Learners: The SIOP Model

by Jana Echevarria Deborah J. Short Maryellen Vogt

"In this book, we illustrate the sheltered model in the most accessible format possible. Using vignettes based on real classroom lessons, we describe each of the 30 components. It is our desire that this book will provide educators with a resource to improve significantly the level of instruction for English language learners." This book includes a detailed explanation of the Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol along with many resources for classroom teachers.

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