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The Writing Thief: Using Mentor Texts to Teach the Craft of Writing (Reissued)

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Ruth Culham ISBN-13: 9781625311412 216 pages • 7 x 9 Year Published: 2016 It's been said that good writers borrow while great writers steal. Writing thieves read widely, dive deeply into texts, and steal bits and pieces from great texts as models for their own writing. Ruth Culham admits to being a writing thief—and she wants you and your studen...


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Reading, Writing, Playing, Learning: Finding the sweet spots in kindergarten literacy-Paperback-Pembroke Publishers-The Library Marketplace

Reading, Writing, Playing, Learning: Finding the sweet spots in kindergarten literacy

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Lori Jamison Rog and Donna-Lynn Galloway ISBN-13: 9781551383217 104 pages • 8½ x 11 Year Published: 2017 This practical handbook shows teachers how to nurture a kindergarten learning environment in which children feel safe, comfortable, and able to take risks. It offers innovative ways to encourage children to explore, experiment, discover, solv...


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Literacy 101: Questions and answers that meet the needs of real teachers-Paperback-Pembroke Publishers-The Library Marketplace

Literacy 101: Questions and answers that meet the needs of real teachers

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David Booth ISBN-13: 9781551383156 128 pages • 8½ x 11 Year Published: 2016 In this expansive survey, David Booth, one of our foremost authorities on teaching literacy, answers real questions from teachers like you about turning research and theory into effective best practice. Teachers will find the answers they need and can use on almost any t...


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Coteaching Reading Comprehension Strategies in Elementary School Libraries: Maximizing Your Impact

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Judi Moreillon ISBN-13: 9780838911808 192 pages  8½ x 11  2013 Time-strapped educators wonder whether partnering with school librarians can realistically improve students’ scores, but studies show that collaboration improves overall effectiveness in increasing students’ reading comprehension. Moreillon, a veteran teacher-librarian, updates Col...


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Using Primary Sources: Hands-On Instructional Exercises

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edited by Anne Bahde, Heather Smedberg, and Mattie Taormina ISBN-13: 9781610694346 170 pages • 8½ x 11 Year Published: 2014 With its range of in-class exercises, this book serves as an essential tool for educators seeking to expand their repertoire of active learning techniques. An ideal resource for cultural heritage professionals who teach wit...


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Stephen Krashen ISBN-13: 9781598848441 90 pages • 6⅛ x 9¼  2011  This book documents the latest research findings about the success of free voluntary reading in developing high levels of literacy. Everyone is in agreement that children must develop strong reading skills in order to become successful students and later, effective adults. The unse...


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