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Author Beers, G. Kylene, 1957-

Title When kids can't read, what teachers can do : a guide for teachers, 6-12 / Kylene Beers.

Imprint Portsmouth, N.H. : Heinemann, c2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  428.40712 B392w 2003    ---  Available
 Parsons Juvenile Teacher Books  J TR 428.4 B415    ---  Available
 PCMS Professional Collection  PRO 428.4 BEERS    ---  Available
Description viii, 392 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 369-378) and index.
Contents A defining moment -- Creating independent readers -- Assessing dependent readers' needs -- Explicit instruction in comprehension -- Learning to make inference -- Frontloading meaning : pre-reading strategies -- Constructing meaning : during reading strategies -- Extending meaning : after-reading strategies -- Vocabulary : figuring out what words mean -- Fluency and automaticity -- Word recognition : what's after "sound it out?" -- Spelling : from word lists to how words work -- Creating the confidence to respond -- Finding the right book -- A final letter to George.
Subject Reading -- Remedial teaching.
Reading (Middle school)
Reading (Secondary)
ISBN 0867095199 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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