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Graphic Novels in the Secondary Classroom and School Libraries

Grades   7 – 12  |  Professional Library

Graphic Novels in the Secondary Classroom and School Libraries

This article examines the rise in popularity of graphic novels, the sales of which have steadily increased as their influence expands into adolescent culture.

 

Developing Critical Awareness at the Middle Level: Using Texts as Tools for Critique and Pleasure

Grades   6 – 8  |  Professional Library

Developing Critical Awareness at the Middle Level: Using Texts as Tools for Critique and Pleasure

This unique instructional approach enables students to read literature they enjoy while developing critical consciousness and addressing issues of social justice.

 

Reading & Writing & Teens: A Parentís Guide to Adolescent Literacy

Grades   6 – 12  |  Professional Library

Reading & Writing & Teens: A Parentís Guide to Adolescent Literacy

Offering advice from a host of experts in adolescent literacy, this book helps answer real questions from parents across the country about how to best support their teens as readers and writers.

 

Guided Comprehension in the Primary Grades

Grades   K – 3  |  Professional Library

Guided Comprehension in the Primary Grades

The popular Guided Comprehension instructional framework is tailored to the primary-grade classroom and updated in this second edition printing.

 

Reciprocal Teaching at Work: Strategies for Improving Reading Comprehension (2nd Edition)

Grades   3 – 5  |  Professional Library

Reciprocal Teaching at Work: Strategies for Improving Reading Comprehension (2nd Edition)

With many practical lessons, this book shows how to use reciprocal teaching in a variety of classroom settings to enhance students' reading comprehension.