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Genre Theory: Teaching, Writing, and Being

Professional Library

Genre Theory: Teaching, Writing, and Being

Dean synthesizes theory and research about genres and provides secondary-level teachers with practical classroom applications.

 

Spelling in Use: Looking Closely at Spelling in Whole Language Classrooms

Grades   K – 8  |  Professional Library

Spelling in Use: Looking Closely at Spelling in Whole Language Classrooms

Laminack and Wood describe, in accessible and lively prose, both the theoretical foundations and the practical details of whole language classrooms.

 

Supporting Students in a Time of Core Standards: English Language Arts, Grades 6-8

Grades   6 – 8  |  Professional Library

Supporting Students in a Time of Core Standards: English Language Arts, Grades 6-8

This book takes you into the classrooms of middle school and junior high teachers who are meeting the demands of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) while staying true to their students and to their own knowledge of what constitutes effective, student-centered teaching.

 

Reading and Writing Nonfiction Genres

Grades   3 – 5  |  Professional Library

Reading and Writing Nonfiction Genres

This practical, hands-on text shows how to teach nonfiction to elementary students.

 

Teaching Poetry in High School

Grades   9 – 12  |  Professional Library

Teaching Poetry in High School

Albert Somers offers teachers a vast compendium of resources for teaching poetry in a highly accessible format.