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Finding the right texts : what works for beginning and struggling readers / edited by Elfrieda H. Hiebert, Misty Sailors
New York : Guilford Press, c2009
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 4th Floor  LB1050.5 .F544 2009    AVAILABLE
 SOE Curriuclum Lab, Rm 267  CL 372.41 FIN    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Reading -- Remedial teaching
Physical Description xiv, 274 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The (mis)match between texts and students who depend on schools to become literate / Elfrieda H. Hiebert -- Frameworks for creating and selecting instructional texts: Decodable text : why, when and how? / Marilyn Jager Adams -- Repetition of words: the forgotten variable in texts for beginning and struggling readers / Elfrieda H. Hiebert and Leigh Ann Martin -- The challenges of developing leveled texts in and for developing countries: the Ithuba writing project in South Africa / Misty Sailors, James V. Hoffman, and Mark W. F. Condon -- Addressing the content of texts for beginning and struggling readers: the role of informational texts: Text in hands-on science / Gina N. Cervetti and Jacqueline Barber -- Informational text difficulty for beginning readers / Nell K. Duke and Alison K. Billman -- Text modification: enhancing English land learners' reading comprehension / Young-Suk Kim and Catherine E. Snow -- Instructional strategies for adapting texts for beginning and struggling readers: Text-reader matching: meeting the needs of struggling readers / Heidi Anne E. Mesmer and Staci Cumming -- Placing and pacing beginning readers in texts: the match between texts and children's knowledge of words / Kathleen J. Brown -- When the "right texts" are difficult for struggling readers / Alison K. Billman, Katherine Hilden, and Juliet L. Halladay -- Teaching adolescents who struggle with text: research and practice / Mary E. Curtis -- Pulling it together: Teachers using texts: where we are and what we need / Anne McGill-Franzen
Series SOE Curriculum Lab
Solving problems in the teaching of literacy
Alternate Author Hiebert, Elfrieda H
Sailors, Misty

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