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Semiotic Representations: Building Complex Literacy Practices Through the Arts

Grades   3 – 5  |  Professional Library

Semiotic Representations: Building Complex Literacy Practices Through the Arts

Include visual arts, drama, and movement in English language arts instruction to increase students' understanding and motivation.

 

Roots and Branches: A Resource of Native American Literature

Grades   7 – 12  |  Professional Library

Roots and Branches: A Resource of Native American Literature

This valuable resource book offers teachers an opportunity to learn and to teach about Native American literatures in context. Susag examines the historical and literary contexts that frame the literary work of Native peoples.

 

What Is “College-Level” Writing? Volume 2: Assignments, Readings, and Student Writing Samples

Grades   9 – 12  |  Professional Library

What Is “College-Level” Writing? Volume 2: Assignments, Readings, and Student Writing Samples

Edited by Patrick Sullivan, Howard Tinberg, and Sheridan Blau, this sequel to What Is “College-Level” Writing? (2006) highlights the practical aspects of teaching writing.

 

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.

 

Teaching Economics Through Children's Literature in the Primary Grades

Grades   K – 5  |  Professional Library

Teaching Economics Through Children's Literature in the Primary Grades

In this approach, teachers simultaneously teach reading strategies and empower their students to understand economics.