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An introduction to literacy teaching

Rose Gittins

An introduction to literacy teaching

by Rose Gittins

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Published by Basic Skills Agency in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by Rose Gittins.
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22815441M
ISBN 101859900895
OCLC/WorldCa63060941

Guided reading, however, provides a great setting for matching books to readers. The teacher selects a text that is just about right for the group and "fine-tunes" the text selection with an introduction. The introduction is brief but very important because it "sets the scene" for reading and supports comprehension from the start. Requires little teacher preparation because all the necessary objectives, skills and strategies are outlined. Scope and sequence activities are prepared and ready for teacher and student use. Requires a reading centre to store the many books and other reading materials Flexible floor space to allow children to move in and out of reading groups.

Books shelved as literacy-education: Children Want to Write: Donald Graves and the Revolution in Children's Writing by Penny Kittle Thomas Newkirk, The L. This revised and expanded edition of a handbook is designed for basic skills tutors. Part 1 looks at what literacy involves and why it is important. It examines previous experiences of learning that students may bring and describes a range of styles of provision. Part 2 contains four student profiles, to which the rest of the book makes reference.

Information Literacy Instruction (Paperback) By - Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom, Paperback. Book Condition: New. x mm. Language: English. Brand New Book. Get the information needed to advocate for the significance of your library! How do you make the case that your library is a valuable instruction center? The Teaching. This book is pretty comprehensive for being a brief introductory book. This book covers all necessary content areas for an introduction to Statistics course for non-math majors. The text book provides an effective index, plenty of exercises, review questions, and practice tests. It .


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