Readers and Writers in the Primary Grades : A Balanced and Integrated Approach
For reading, writing, and literacy in elementary school courses.Readers and Writers in Primary Grades is organized around strategies that benefit teachers in their efforts to be responsive to the developmental literacy needs of young children. Integrating theory and practice, these strategies offer a balanced look at appropriate literacy activities for K-3 classrooms.
- Paperback | 510 pages
- 198.12 x 251.46 x 20.32mm | 929.86g
- 01 Jan 2002
- Pearson Education (US)
- United States
- 2nd edition
Table of contents
I. LITERACY METHODS FOR K-3 CLASSROOMS. 1. An Introduction. 2. Reading Aloud to Children. 3. Shared Reading. 4. Shared and Interactive Writing. 5. Guided and Independent Reading. 6. Guided and Independent Writing. 7. Literature Study. 8. Word Study I: Developing Phonological Awareness. 9. Word Study II: Developing a Strong Phonics Base. 10. Word Study III: Integrating Phonics and Structure. II. MAKING CONNECTIONS: LINKING CHILDREN'S LEARNING EXPERIENCES WITH A BALANCED LITERACY PROGRAM. An Integrated Unit Study: Learning about Amphibians in a Second Grade Classroom. Appendix A: A Handbook of Children's Literature. Appendix B: Word Lists for Word Sorting. Appendix C: Picture Sorting. Glossary.