From Reading to Writing

Author: Colin Ward
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
ISBN: 0131588672
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Foreign Language Study

If you have students who wish to build on their vocabulary acquisition skills, improve their academic writing skills, and become more confident and successful readers, From Reading to Writing is the ideal pedagogical tool. This four-level, researched-based course provides a complete sequence of high-interest, thematically connected activities that fully integrate reading and writing. Timeless themes engage students and allow for recycling of ideas and vocabulary, while engaging readings provide a springboard for writing activities. Features: Explicit reading and writing skill instruction guides students to become better learners. Contextualized writing models and carefully crafted exercises direct students through the writing process. Step-by-step process writing assignments with peer feedback, editing, and revising help students master common academic genres and rhetorical forms. Target corpus-based vocabulary from researched sources ensures that students learn the vocabulary they need most. ProofWriterTM , an online writing-assessment tool from ETS: Provides students with immediate individual feedback on Grammar, Usage, Style and Mechanics. Teachers can focus their feedback on higher-level writing skills. Online Teacher's Manuals include answer keys and unit tests. Click on the links below for the other levels of From Reading to Writing: From Reading to Writing 1 From Reading to Writing 2 From Reading to Writing 3

From Reading to Writing 1

Author: Lynn Bonesteel
Publisher: Pearson Longman
ISBN: 0132474026
Release Date: 2010
Genre: English language

&> Research shows that fully integrating reading and writing results in better student performance. From Reading to Writing makes explicit connections between these skills and helps students develop them simultaneously. Students explore topics, such as using YouTube, the success of Starbucks®, and the newest generation at work, in high-interest reading and writing assignments. In addition, corpus-based vocabulary helps students understand what they read and gives them the words they need for their own writing. Highlights Contextualized writing models and carefully crafted exercises direct students through the writing process. Step-by-step process-writing assignments with peer feedback, editing, and revising help students master common academic genres and rhetorical forms. Bridge activities help students make the connection between reading, writing, and vocabulary. MyEnglishLab: Writing (available separately), an online writing component for students to develop their grammar and academic writing skills.

Poetry From Reading to Writing

Author: Robert Hull
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781135210861
Release Date: 2009-12-04
Genre: Education

Poetry – from reading to writing covers the process of writing a poem with pupils in key stage two, from reading examples right through to writing their own piece.

Teachers in Action

Author: Sharon Arthur Moore
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
ISBN: 0801334241
Release Date: 1999-07-01
Genre: Education

Using an imaginary school-Merritt Elementary School-the authors follow a class of children from kindergarten through fifth grade to show how different teachers use a variety of approaches to make literacy a reality for all students. This text comprises the second half of Reading and Writing in Elementary Classrooms, 4/e.

Mastery Teaching Skills

Author: Marie Menna Pagliaro
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781475800883
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Education

Mastery Teaching Skills is a professional development book that will help teachers and principals implement the Common Core State Standards. This book will help you to achieve a comprehensive set of pedagogical skills to deliver successfully the Common Core Standards.

Das Leben und das Schreiben

Author: Stephen King
Publisher: Heyne Verlag
ISBN: 9783641054007
Release Date: 2011-02-18
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

„Ich schreibe so lange, wie der Leser davon überzeugt ist, in den Händen eines erstklassigen Wahnsinnigen zu sein.“ Stephen King Während der Genesung nach einem schweren Unfall schreibt Stephen King seine Memoiren – Leben und Schreiben sind eins. Ein unverzichtbarer Ratgeber für alle angehenden Schriftsteller und eine Fundgrube für alle, die mehr über den König des Horror-Genres erfahren wollen. Ein kluges und gleichzeitig packendes Buch über gelebte Literatur. »Eine Konfession.« Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

Bridges to Literacy

Author: Diane E. DeFord
Publisher: Heinemann
ISBN: 0435085751
Release Date: 1991
Genre: Education

This book attempts to represent the bridges the authors have formed between two adjacent ideas: one-on-one instruction and classroom instruction.

Developing Content Area Literacy

Author: Patricia A. Antonacci
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 9781483343167
Release Date: 2010-04-22
Genre: Education

Forty evidenced-based strategies for integrating literacy instruction into the content areas Providing unique content on assessment, differentiated instruction, technology, and reflective practice, Developing Content Area Literacy is designed to help busy middle school and secondary teachers meet the challenge of addressing the literacy learning needs of all students. Each of the 40 evidence-based strategies is organized around 8 essential areas of literacy instruction: academic vocabulary, reading fluency, narrative text, informational text, media and digital literacies, informational writing, critical thinking, and independent learning. Key Features Specific approaches to differentiating instruction for striving or struggling readers and writers as well as English language learners are included.[b1] Easy-to-follow, step-by-step procedures for each strategy are organized around “before,” “during,” and “after” reading and writing instruction. New and innovative ways to implement technology in the classroom are included along with coverage of media and digital literacies.

Twelfth Night Language and Writing

Author: Frances E. Dolan
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 9781472518323
Release Date: 2014-04-24
Genre: Literary Criticism

Frances E. Dolan examines the puzzling pronouns and puns, the love poetry, mischief, and disguises of Twelfth Night, exploring its themes of grief, obsessive love, social climbing and gender identity, and helping you towards your own close-readings.

At a Glance Paragraphs

Author: Lee Brandon
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780495906292
Release Date: 2011-01-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

The Fifth Edition of AT A GLANCE: PARAGRAPHS guides students through the process of prewriting and writing paragraphs and optional short essays in specific and combined rhetorical modes. This text features forty integrated reading selections (with accompanying quizzes on the Student Companion Site), optional reading-based writing instruction (summary, reaction, and two-part response), a chapter introducing the short essay, a chapter that includes basic documentation with the 2009 MLA Update, and a brief handbook (supported by exercises and quizzes on the Student Companion Site). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

How to Teach Fiction Writing at Key Stage 2

Author: Pie Corbett
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781136779664
Release Date: 2013-01-11
Genre: Education

How to Teach Fiction Writing is a practical manual to help teachers of junior classes to focus on the key aspects of developing children's storywriting. The book presents a series of essential writing workshops full of creative ideas and fun activities. It also offers a range of advice including how to set up and run an effective workshop and how to monitor NLS links. Workshops focus on capturing stories, characterization, creating settings, skilful paragraphing, writing in a variety of genres from myths and fables to adventures and science fiction, and writing style.

Content Area Literacy for Diverse Learners

Author: Virginia McCormack
Publisher: Wheatmark, Inc.
ISBN: 9781604941418
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Content area reading

" ... contains useful information and concepts that teachers can apply in the classroom and other instructional settings. ... There is also a detailed resource section listing children's literature and websites that can enhance your instructional practice ... This helpful and comprehensive resource can be used by preservice teachers, by experienced teachers and administrators, for development of staff at all levels, and by individuals in Alternate Route Teacher Certification programs."--P. [4] of cover.