Professional Reading for Teachers

 

 

Marvelous Minilesson for Teaching Beginning Writing, K-3
by Lori Jamison

Forty minilessons covering topics and details, substance and style, revision and conventions. The IRA Book Club selection for January, 2008.

Available from:
International Reading Association
www.reading.org

 

"I have been teaching second grade for 25 years and have bought many, many books on writing. I love Marvelous Minilessons! This is the first book that has really spelled it all out clearly. I can hardly wait to start using your ideas. My students are going to love writing this year!" - S. Marsh

 

The Write Genre
by Lori Jamison and Paul Kropp

Available from:
Pembroke Publishers (Canada)
www.pembrokepublishers.com and
Stenhouse Publishers (U.S.A)
www.stenhouse.com

"The writing in this book is clear, entertaining, inspirational, and easy to follow. Clearly the authors have followed their own advice. This is a great read for anyone teaching (or thinking about teaching) writing." - Resource Links

Write Genre cover

 

Guided Reading Basics cover

Guided Reading Basics

Available from:
Pembroke Publishers (Canada)
www.pembrokepublishers.com and
Stenhouse Publishers (U.S.A)
www.stenhouse.com

"Highly recommended for all elementary teachers and those involved in reading instruction." - Education Review from Michigan State University Libraries



Early Literacy Instruction in Kindergarten


Available from:
International Reading Association
www.reading.org

"A great balance of research and practical information. Our kindergarten teachers are off to a super start, thanks to this book." - L. R., Early Years Consultant

"Thank you for a great read! I know it will help me build on and improve my Kindergarten program. I just wanted to let you know what a a positive impact your book has made and how many students will benefit form your expertise." - F.H., Kindergarten teacher, Mississauga ON

 

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Professional Articles

Feel free to download these articles for personal or classroom use:

Fluency: The Forgotten Strategy         Climbing the Word Wall  

       Literature Circles, Revisited         Matching the Reader to the Text