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Accent on Meter: A Handbook for Readers of Poetry

Grades   9 – 12  |  Professional Library

Accent on Meter: A Handbook for Readers of Poetry

Accent on meter: A Handbook for Readers of Poetry offers practical ways of teaching students about the close connections between the meaning, rhythm, and meter in poetry.

 

Rereadings and Literacy: How Students' Second Readings Might Open Third Spaces

Grades   9 – 12  |  Professional Library

Rereadings and Literacy: How Students' Second Readings Might Open Third Spaces

How can we reclaim the joy of reading? In this study, students reflect on and discuss their experiences as readers.

 

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.

 

Supporting Phonemic Awareness Development in the Classroom

Grades   K – 2  |  Professional Library

Supporting Phonemic Awareness Development in the Classroom

Support literacy development through playful and appealing activities that focus on the sound structure of language.

 

Analyzing Grammar Rants: An Alternative to Traditional Grammar Instruction

Grades   8 – 12  |  Professional Library

Analyzing Grammar Rants: An Alternative to Traditional Grammar Instruction

Kenneth Lindblom and Patricia A. Dunn teach language awareness and use through published complaints about the teaching of grammar. Students are able to recognize issues of race and class that determine acceptable usage and learn the importance of audience in their own language use.