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Literary Discussion in the Elementary School

Grades   2 – 6  |  Professional Library

Literary Discussion in the Elementary School

This book offers a rich resource for preservice and practicing teachers who want to build, extend, or enliven a program in which students explore the expanding world of children’s literature.

 

Resolution on Promoting Media Literacy

Grades   3 – 12  |  Professional Library

Resolution on Promoting Media Literacy

This resolution discusses that understanding the new media and using them constructively and creatively actually requires developing a new form of literacy and new critical abilities "in reading, listening, viewing, and thinking."

 

The Literacy Coach’s Desk Reference: Processes and Perspectives for Effective Coaching

Grades   K – 12  |  Professional Library

The Literacy Coach’s Desk Reference: Processes and Perspectives for Effective Coaching

Cathy Toll offers practical information for pre-K–12 literacy coaches on conferencing with individual teachers and groups, as well as on providing demonstration lessons, services to entire schools, and services to students.

 

Fresh Perspectives on New Literacies and Technology Integration

Grades   5 – 8  |  Professional Library

Fresh Perspectives on New Literacies and Technology Integration

This article provides practical ideas for integrating technologies into the classroom in ways that honor students’ out-of-school technology funds of knowledge.

 

Great Films and How to Teach Them

Grades   9 – 12  |  Professional Library

Great Films and How to Teach Them

Costanzo offers high school and college teachers an updated, expanded edition that contains 80% new material on teaching film, including study guides of 14 new film with relevant ways to engage their students through a medium that students know and love.