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"Genre Studies"

Grades   K – 5  |  Professional Library

"Genre Studies"

In this issue you will read about elementary children who are introduced to genre primarily through their teachers reading aloud. The children are invited to become inquirers who continue to explore books as they meet in small groups to write and read on their own—from fantasy to African folktales to poetry.

 

Research Matters: What Kinds of Classroom Discussion Promote Reading Comprehension?

Grades   8 – 12  |  Professional Library

Research Matters: What Kinds of Classroom Discussion Promote Reading Comprehension?

“Research Matters” provides teachers with review and application of research that illuminates the daily concerns and activities of English language arts teachers and classrooms.

 

Guideline on The Students' Right to Read

Grades   K – 12  |  Professional Library

Guideline on The Students' Right to Read

The current edition of The Students' Right to Read is an adaptation and updating of the original Council statement, including "Citizen's Request for Reconsideration of a Work."

 

Looking Inside Classrooms: Reflecting on the "How" as Well as the "What" in Effective Reading Instruction

Grades   K – 5  |  Professional Library

Looking Inside Classrooms: Reflecting on the "How" as Well as the "What" in Effective Reading Instruction

This article presents the classroom practices that were the most useful for improving students' reading ability.

 

Lesson Plans for Teaching Writing

Grades   8 – 12  |  Professional Library

Lesson Plans for Teaching Writing

This collection of lesson plans will help prepare high school and college students for college-level writing.