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Content Area Reading: Literacy and Learning Across the Curriculum with Video-Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card Package, 11th Edition

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

Published by Pearson

Published Date: May 7, 2013


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Long respected as the market-leading text in content area literacy, this book gives pre- and in-service teachers an ambitious, coherent, and workable exploration of content literacy to take into their classrooms to improve reading and writing for all students. Comprehensible and accessible, Content Area Reading: Literacy and Learning Across the Curriculum, 11/e shows teachers how to use literacy-related instructional strategies to help students think and learn with both print and digital texts. The new Eleventh Edition emphasizes the comprehensive content focus of 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. Chapter content has been upgraded to reflect current theory, research, and practice related to content literacy and learning in disciplines. The Enhanced Pearson eText features embedded video.


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0133388417 / 9780133388411Content Area Reading: Literacy and Learning Across the Curriculum Plus Video-Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card Package
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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

Purchase Info

ISBN-10: 0-13-338841-7

ISBN-13: 978-0-13-338841-1

Format: Book

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