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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.

 

Copyright Clarity: How Fair Use Supports Digital Learning

Grades   K – 12  |  Professional Library

Copyright Clarity: How Fair Use Supports Digital Learning

This book helps educators unlock Internet and digital media resources to classrooms while respecting the rights of copyright holders.

 

Multiple Texts: Multiple Opportunities for Teaching and Learning

Grades   5 – 9  |  Professional Library

Multiple Texts: Multiple Opportunities for Teaching and Learning

Using texts that first meet the reading "levels" of middle school students, then offering increasingly challenging books, teachers can group students at all levels using multiple texts. Strategy logs and conferences are two of the successful tools teachers use to increase comprehension as well as critical reading skills.

 

Moving Beyond the Page in Content Area Literacy: Comprehension Instruction for Multimodal Texts in Science

Grades   3 – 5  |  Professional Library

Moving Beyond the Page in Content Area Literacy: Comprehension Instruction for Multimodal Texts in Science

To be literate in the 21st century, students need to be able to evaluate and create texts using multiple forms of representation.

 

Both Art and Craft: Teaching Ideas That Spark Learning

Grades   7 – 12  |  Professional Library

Both Art and Craft: Teaching Ideas That Spark Learning

This lively, readable text offers countless practical ideas for student activities in the areas of literature, reading, writing, and thematic units.