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Best Practices in Adolescent Literacy Instruction, Second Edition

by Kathleen A. Hinchman Donna E. Alvermann Heather K. Sheridan-Thomas

An authoritative teacher resource and widely adopted text, this book provides a comprehensive overview of adolescent literacy instruction in the era of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Leading educators describe effective practices for motivating diverse learners in grades 5-12, building comprehension of multiple types of texts, integrating literacy and content-area instruction, and teaching English language learners and struggling readers. Case examples, lesson-planning ideas, and end-of-chapter discussion questions and activities enhance the utility of the volume. New to This Edition *Extensive CCSS content incorporated throughout the book. *Chapters on disciplinary literacy, text complexity, and differentiated instruction. *Chapters on academic language, writing instruction, history and English/language arts classrooms, and coaching.

Glencoe Literature: Reading with Purpose, Course 1

by Jeffrey D. Wilhelm Douglas Fisher Kathleen A. Hinchman Taffy Raphael Cynthia Hynd Shanahan David O'Brien

This book describes the specific English skills and strategies that you will be expected to learn during this school year.

Glencoe Literature: Reading with Purpose, Course 2

by Jeffrey D. Wilhelm Douglas Fisher Kathleen A. Hinchman Taffy Raphael Cynthia Hynd Shanahan David O'Brien

Glencoe Literature: Reading with Purposeis the first research-based middle school language arts program that effectively combines strong skill development and incredible reading. Scaffolding and spiraling of skills builds a strong, necessary language arts foundation. Your students will be motivated, not frustrated by high-interest, leveled selections that engage and appeal to this tough audience. An inquiry-based "Big Question" approach within a unique "Workshop" lesson format gives students a purpose and meaningful context for their reading. You can differentiate, remediate, and accelerate with one book that will bringallof your students into the community of learners!

Glencoe Literature: Reading with Purpose, Course 3

by Jeffrey D. Wilhelm Douglas Fisher Kathleen A. Hinchman Taffy Raphael Cynthia Hynd Shanahan David O'Brien

"Glencoe Literature: Reading with Purpose" is the first research-based middle school language arts program that effectively combines strong skill development and incredible reading. Scaffolding and spiraling of skills builds a strong, necessary language arts foundation. Your students will be motivated, not frustrated by high-interest, leveled selections that engage and appeal to this tough audience. An inquiry-based "Big Question" approach within a unique "Workshop" lesson format gives students a purpose and meaningful context for their reading. You can differentiate, remediate, and accelerate with one book that will bring "all" of your students into the community of learners!

Glencoe Literature: Reading with Purpose, Course 3 (Louisiana Edition)

by Jeffrey D. Wilhelm Douglas Fisher Kathleen A. Hinchman Taffy Raphael Cynthia Hynd Shanahan David O'Brien

The Louisiana edition of Glencoe Literature: Reading with Purpose makes you a better reader, a better test taker, and a more successful student. Starting on page LA8, a list of the Louisiana English Language Arts Grade-Level Expectations (GLEs). The GLEs describe the specific skills and strategies that you will be expected to learn during this school year. The reading selections and activities throughout this book will help you with these skills and strategies, many of which will be tested in the English Language Arts portion of the Grade 8 LEAP test. The tests at the end of each unit in this book contain questions similar to those you'll find on the LEAP test. Practice with the Unit Tests will help you check how well you have understood what you've read in this book and will also help prepare you for the LEAP test.

Glencoe Literature: Reading with Purpose, Course Two, Student Edition

by Jeffrey D. Wilhelm Douglas Fisher Kathleen A. Hinchman Taffy Raphael Cynthia Hynd Shanahan David O'Brien

Glencoe Literature: Reading with Purpose is the first research-based middle school language arts program that effectively combines strong skill development and incredible reading.

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