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To Grammar or Not to Grammar: That Is Not the Question!

Grades   5 – 9  |  Professional Library

To Grammar or Not to Grammar: That Is Not the Question!

Argues that, taught in the context of writing, grammar can enhance and improve students' writing. Offers classroom examples showing how: good preparation for writing fosters good grammar and detail; students can use grammatical and syntactic constructions used by professional authors as models for their own writing; and how to help students learn revision strategies at the sentence and paragraph level.

 

Being and Becoming: Multilingual Writers’ Practices

Grades   K – 8  |  Professional Library

Being and Becoming: Multilingual Writers’ Practices

This study examines the writing practices taken on and negotiated by multilingual class members within two multiage elementary classrooms.

 

Five Internet Sites Too Good to Miss

Grades   K – 2  |  Professional Library

Five Internet Sites Too Good to Miss

The author shares five developmentally appropriate websites for primary-grade readers to support their literacy development.

 

Digital Readers: The Next Chapter in E-Book Reading and Response

Grades   2 – 5  |  Professional Library

Digital Readers: The Next Chapter in E-Book Reading and Response

This article discusses the use of digital e-book readers in the classroom.

 

Classroom Strategies for Interactive Learning, 4th edition

Grades   6 – 12  |  Professional Library

Classroom Strategies for Interactive Learning, 4th edition

This popular collection provides literacy skill-building strategies for helping students learn in all curricular areas.