Teaching Children to Read: The Teacher Makes the Difference, 9th edition

  • D Ray Reutzel, 
  • Robert B. Cooter

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Hallmark features of this title

  • Chapter-opening vignettes share authentic stories of the authors’ experiences in classrooms and teachers who make a difference.
  • Evidence-based teaching practices and current research citations give readers a comprehensive, state-of-the-art view of the field of teaching today.
  • Useful, practical examples offer guidance to pre-service and new teachers.
  • Connections between standards and practice help students see how practices derive from specific standards (ILA and CCSS).
  • Learning Outcomes are aligned to each chapter section, helping students focus their reading and review.

Published by Pearson (September 27th 2023) - Copyright © 2024

ISBN-13: 9780137871605

Subject: Reading & Literacy

Category: Literacy Methods (K-8)

Table of contents

PART I: The Science of Reading Instruction

  1. Reading Instruction That Works

Part II: The Critical Components of Reading Instruction

  1. Oral Language: Setting Up Reading Success
  2. Early Reading Instruction: Getting Reading Started
  3. Phonics and Word Recognition
  4. Reading Fluency
  5. Increasing Reading Vocabulary
  6. Teaching Reading Comprehension
  7. Teaching Writing

Part III: Reading Assessment: Trends and Issues

  1. Assessment: Going Beyond Typical Measures of Reading

Part IV: Orchestrating Reading Instruction

  1. Organizing Reading Instruction in Grades K-3
  2. Organizing Reading Instruction in Grades 4-8
  3. Selecting Core Reading Programs and Resources

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