Identifying what exemplary teachers know and do to promote literacy achievement at every grade level, this highly motivating book provides step-by-step guidance for professional development. It helps teachers assess their strengths and build their competencies in six key domains of literacy instruction directly linked to student success. Featuring skills-building exercises, sample lesson plans, book lists, and over a dozen reproducibles, the book illustrates specific actions that teachers can take to emulate their most effective colleagues in school districts around the country. New to This Edition * Revised and updated based on the authors' professional development work with over 20, 000 educators. * Expanded to cover Ka12 (prior edition covered Ka5). * Now includes material for literacy coaches and administrators, as well as teachers. * qTeacher-in-Actionq cases offer vivid snapshots of exemplary practices. *Many of the activities and reproducibles are new or revised.... colored transparencies for tracking, five-question reminder bookmarks for retelling (who, what, where, why, when), genre identification posters and bookmarks, and many graphic organizers, with the most significant one being the Venn diagram.a In summary, by second grade, a variety of reading levels are represented.
|Title||:||Exemplary Literacy Teachers, Second Edition|
|Author||:||Cathy Collins Block, John N. Mangieri|
|Publisher||:||Guilford Press - 2009-04-22|