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Open Court Reading, Book 4

by Marilyn Jager Adams Carl Bereiter Michael Pressley Marsha Roit Anne Mckeough Robbie Case Jan Hirshberg Marlene Scardamalia Ann Brown Joe Campione Iva Carruthers Gerald H. Treadway

This book is a comprehensive collection of literary work by various authors falling under various genres that deals with wide range of topics.

Reading Instruction That Works, Fourth Edition

by Michael Pressley Richard L. Allington

This widely adopted text and K-8 practitioner resource demonstrates how successful literacy teachers combine explicit skills instruction with an emphasis on reading for meaning. Distinguished researcher Richard L. Allington builds on the late Michael Pressley's work to explain the theories and findings that guide balanced teaching and illustrate what exemplary lessons look like in action. Detailed examples offer a window into highly motivating classrooms around the country. Comprehensive in scope, the book discusses specific ways to build word recognition, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension, especially for readers who are struggling. New to This Edition *Updated throughout to reflect important recent research advances. *Chapter summing up the past century's reading debates and the growing acceptance of balanced teaching. *New and revised vignettes of exemplary teachers.

by Michael Pressley V. Anthony Rivers Rique Johnson William Fredrick Cooper Earl Sewell Destin Soul

In the spirit of come five sensual novellas about the excitement -- and danger -- of meeting someone online. Welcome to, where men can meet the women of their dreams. Making a selection is just a beginning -- these ladies are more than mere images, and getting to know them is the really fun part. But just like most things, looks can be deceiving. And while the guys who take this plunge think they're in for the adventure of a lifetime, some of them are headed for the worst nightmare. Gathering five dramatically different voices between two covers, these stories travel the tantalizing crossroads between romance and cyberspace. As today's world of dating expands beyond the traditional dinner-and-movie to the vast realm of Internet, this collection offers a timely and exciting glimpses into the adventures of cyber-relationships. NOVELLAS INCLUDE: "You Are Making Me Wet" by Earl Sewell "Life Happens" by Rique Johnson "The Wanting" by Michael Presley "Somewhere Between Love and Sarcasm" by V. Anthony Rivers "Legal Days, Lonely Nights" by William Fredrick Cooper

SRA Imagine it! Level 4

by Carl Bereiter Andy Biemiller Joe Campione Steve Graham Karen Harris Jan Hirshberg Marlene Scardamalia Doug Fuchs Iva Carruthers Michael Pressley Marsha Roit Anne Mckeough Marcy Stein Gerald H. Treadway Jr. Lynn Fuchs Peter Pannell

Realistic fiction involves stories with characters and settings that are true to life and events that could really happen.

SRA Open Court Reading Book 1

by Marilyn Jager Adams Carl Bereiter Jan Hirshberg Iva Carruthers Michael Pressley Marsha Roit Anne Mckeough Gerald H. Treadway Robbie Case

This Open Court Reading Book 1 Level 1-1 contains lot of Games and Folktales for reading pleasure.

SRA Open Court Reading Book 5

by Marilyn Jager Adams Carl Bereiter Joe Campione Jan Hirshberg Marlene Scardamalia Iva Carruthers Michael Pressley Marsha Roit Anne Mckeough Gerald H. Treadway Robbie Case Ann Brown

Help students build a strong reading foundation and develop a full understanding of the inquiry process.

SRA Open Court Reading (Level 4)

by Marilyn Jager Adams Carl Bereiter Joe Campione Jan Hirshberg Marlene Scardamalia Iva Carruthers Michael Pressley Marsha Roit Anne Mckeough Gerald H. Treadway Marcy Stein

This Open Court Reading: Level 4 contains a variety of reading materials such as fiction, fables, biographies, poems, non-fiction, etc., for grade 4 students.

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