Corwin: Literacy Matters: Strategies Every Teacher Can Use: Second Edition: Robin J. Fogarty: 9781412938914

Literacy Matters

Strategies Every Teacher Can Use

Second Edition

Speaker Through the Corwin Speakers' Bureau Robin J. Fogarty Robin Fogarty & Associates, Ltd.
© 2007   104 pages   6" x 9"  
Corwin
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The versatile and practical handbook to promote students' literacy and learning!

Scores of children across the country do not read with comprehension, and literacy has become a national priority. In Literacy Matters, internationally recognized author, educational coach, and consultant Robin Fogarty defines and reviews 15 practical literacy approaches that teachers can use across all content areas and grade levels to help students develop essential literacy skills. This user-friendly resource provides strategies for immediate implementation with an overview of the research and best practices associated with each strategy.

With an easy-to-use menu that enables teachers to select the specific strategies they want to use to boost content-area literacy and comprehension, this valuable guide explores proven instructional methods such as

  • Teaching metacognitive student thinking
  • Creating literature circles
  • Involving parents and community
  • Tapping into prior knowledge
  • Using technology to impact literacy acquisition

Put these strategies to use in your classroom, and watch as your students improve their reading and comprehension, and apply these tools for success across content areas and in their lives!

Literacy Matters

Strategies Every Teacher Can Use

Second Edition
Speaker Through the Corwin Speakers' Bureau Robin J. Fogarty Robin Fogarty & Associates, Ltd.
© 2007   104 pages   6" x 9"  
Corwin

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ISBN:   9781412938914 Paperback Suggested Retail Price:   $25.95 Bookstore Price:   $20.76
ISBN:   9781412938907 Hardcover Suggested Retail Price:   $62.95 Bookstore Price:   $50.36

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First Edition: © 2001

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The versatile and practical handbook to promote students' literacy and learning!

Scores of children across the country do not read with comprehension, and literacy has become a national priority. In Literacy Matters, internationally recognized author, educational coach, and consultant Robin Fogarty defines and reviews 15 practical literacy approaches that teachers can use across all content areas and grade levels to help students develop essential literacy skills. This user-friendly resource provides strategies for immediate implementation with an overview of the research and best practices associated with each strategy.

With an easy-to-use menu that enables teachers to select the specific strategies they want to use to boost content-area literacy and comprehension, this valuable guide explores proven instructional methods such as

  • Teaching metacognitive student thinking
  • Creating literature circles
  • Involving parents and community
  • Tapping into prior knowledge
  • Using technology to impact literacy acquisition

Put these strategies to use in your classroom, and watch as your students improve their reading and comprehension, and apply these tools for success across content areas and in their lives!

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