Taking a comprehensive and balanced literacy approach to the teaching of reading, the new edition of this classic text reflects the importance of teaching children to read by clearly presenting new topics and expanding other significant literacy topics for teachers in-training. With sweeping changes in recent years, the explanations and examples of reading comprehension and studying strategies will help teachers keep up-to-date with their teaching approaches.
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A new edition of this classic reading methods text...the one whose skillful blending of the latest literature-based techniques with time-tested classroom approaches and a solid "skills" foundation make it unique in the field! The new Eighth Edition offers a wealth of new, up-to-the-minute coverage! There is expanded discussion of emergent literacy, the reading-writing connection, and alternative assessment strategies...revised chapters on teacher effectiveness, teaching in a multicultural society, and literature- based reading...plus excellent new coverage of reading as an interactive process. As before, Principles and Practices of Teaching Reading, Eighth Edition views reading as an active, dynamic process and presents future reading teachers with exciting methods for encouraging children to participate in, and enjoy, that process. In addition, exemplary instructional activities throughout the text provide students with practical examples, lesson plans, and classroom activities they'll find invaluable in their own first classrooms.From the Back Cover:
The tenth edition of Principles and Practices of Teaching Reading continues its long tradition of presenting an authoritative, comprehensive, and practical approach to a balanced literacy program.Features of the tenth edition include:
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Book Description Merrill Pub Co, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0132678578
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