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Math Is Language Too: Talking and Writing in the Mathematics Classroom

Grades   3 – 6  |  Professional Library

Math Is Language Too: Talking and Writing in the Mathematics Classroom

Replete with children's stories and illustrations, Math Is Language Too looks at children as sense-makers, storytellers, language creators, and problem-posers.

 

Informational Text in K-3 Classrooms: Helping Children Read and Write

Grades   K – 3  |  Professional Library

Informational Text in K-3 Classrooms: Helping Children Read and Write

Learn how to integrate informational text into early reading instruction.

 

Power of Picture Books, The: Using Content Area Literature in Middle School

Grades   5 – 9  |  Professional Library

Power of Picture Books, The: Using Content Area Literature in Middle School

Featuring descriptions and activities for fifty exceptional titles, Mary Jo Fresch and Peggy Harkins offer a wealth of ideas for harnessing the power of picture books to improve reading and writing in the content areas.

 

Second-Language Literacy Instruction

Grades   K – 12  |  Professional Library

Second-Language Literacy Instruction

This position statement offers recommendations on ways to support second-language learners.

 

Setting the Stage for Creative Writing: Plot Scaffolds for Beginning and Intermediate Writers

Grades   K – 8  |  Professional Library

Setting the Stage for Creative Writing: Plot Scaffolds for Beginning and Intermediate Writers

Want to foster creativity and originality in student writing? This practical guide shows how plot scaffolds can be used to help beginning and intermediate writers.