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    Description"[Brassell] explains step by step...how to meet the standards without turning your classroom into a boot camp. He's been a classroom teacher without even a dollar's budget, yet found ways to scavenge thousands of books - for free!" - Jim Trelease For less proficient readers, going to school can often feel like humiliating drudgery. But you can help every student see reading as an opportunity, not an obligation. In "Readers for Life" Danny Brassell shows you the way with smart advice on how to guide children toward becoming lifelong lovers of reading without completely overhauling your curriculum or discarding your daily routines. "Readers for Life" provides proven, easy - to - use strategies to help you improve your literacy curricula, increase your students' joy of reading, and implement a community - volunteer program in your classroom. Best of all, Brassell demonstrates how you can do it in just one hour a week. His reading - fitness program describes: what materials you need to get started, including research - based strategies for increasing book access and building a large, diverse collection of children's literature - without spending your own money how to set up your classroom library to help students enjoy exploring, choosing, and reading books how to set up a comprehensive volunteer reading - tutoring program in your classroom what specific reading activities help kids get - and keep - the reading bug what kinds of resources, forms, and checklists you'll need to get started and continue moving toward your curricular goals how the whole enterprise will help more students meet standards Help kids learn to love reading, not avoid it. Use the dozens of effective strategies in this quick, practical guide and turn your classroom into a reading - fitness powerhouse. Trust Danny Brassell and inspire every student to become a "Reader for Life."


 

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    Title
    Readers for Life
    Subtitle
    The Ultimate Reading Fitness Guide, K-8
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Danny Brassell, Foreword by Jim Trelease
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 102
    Width: 185 mm
    Height: 235 mm
    Thickness: 7 mm
    Weight: 218 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780325008943
    ISBN 10: 0325008949
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27240
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: EDU
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S3.8
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 20
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 23
    Ingram Subject Code: ED
    Libri: I-ED
    DC22: 372.4
    B&T General Subject: 340
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    DC21: 372.4
    BIC subject category V2: JNF
    BISAC V2.8: EDU018000, EDU010000
    LC classification: LB1573 .B693 2006
    Publisher
    Heinemann Educational Books
    Imprint name
    Heinemann Educational Books
    Publication date
    26 July 2006