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Content Area Reading: Literacy and Learning Across the Curriculum, CourseSmart eTextbook, 11th Edition

By Richard T. Vacca, Jo Anne L. Vacca, Maryann E. Mraz

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jun 17, 2013

Description

Pre- and in-service teachers gain valuable knowledge and practical guidance for using literacy-related instructional strategies to help students think and learn with all kinds of print and digital texts. 

 

How to use literacy related instructional strategies to help students think and learn with texts—both print and digital—is the focus of this widely popular, market-leading text. Highly accessible, the new edition enhances the comprehensive content focus of the previous editions, including an ever-expanding knowledge base in the areas of literacy, cognition and learning, educational policy, new literacies and technologies, and student diversity.

Table of Contents

  1. Literacy Matters
  2. Learning with New Literacies
  3. Culturally Responsive Teaching in Diverse Classrooms
  4. Assessing Students and Texts
  5. Planning Instruction for Content Literacy
  6. Activating Prior Knowledge and Interest
  7. Guiding Reading Comprehension
  8. Developing Vocabulary and Concepts
  9. Writing Across the Curriculum
  10. Studying Text
  11. Learning with Trade Books
  12. Supporting Effective Teaching with Professional Development

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Content Area Reading: Literacy and Learning Across the Curriculum, CourseSmart eTextbook, 11th Edition
Format: Safari Book

$71.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-338687-5