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Words Their Way: Word Study for Phonics, Vocabulary, and Spelling Instruction, 6th Edition

By Donald R. Bear, Marcia Invernizzi, Shane Templeton, Francine Johnston

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Aug 16, 2015

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Written for professional development facilitators and their program participants, literacy coaches, reading specialists, and classroom teachers, this text can also be used in the Reading Methods (Supplementary) or Phonological Awareness and Phonics course.

 

Words Their Way is a hands-on, developmentally-driven approach to word study that illustrates how to integrate and teach children phonics, vocabulary, and spelling skills.

Building on its best-selling approach, this edition of Words Their Way continues the phenomenon that has helped thousands of children improve their literacy skills. The keys to this successful, research-based approach are to know your students’ literacy progress, organize for instruction, and implement word study. This Sixth Edition lists the Common Core State Standards for each activity, and features enhanced discussions, activities, and content.

 

To offer teachers even more tools that will enhance their word study instruction, all new classroom videos and interactive PDFs are available on the PDToolkit site*. With its newly designed marginal icons that link readers to resources on the accompanying web site, Words Their Way, provides a complete word study package that will motivate and engage your students, and help them to succeed in literacy learning.

 

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Table of Contents

 

Activities

Preface

 

Chapter 1 Developmental Word Knowledge

Chapter 2 Getting Started: The Assessment of Orthographic Development

Chapter 3 Organizing for Word Study: Principles and Practices

Chapter 4 Word Study for Learners in the Emergent Stage

Chapter 5 Word Study for Beginners in the Letter Name–Alphabetic Stage

Chapter 6 Word Study for Transitional Learners in the Within Word Pattern Stage

Chapter 7 Word Study for Intermediate Readers and Writers: The Syllables and Affixes Stage

Chapter 8 Word Study for Advanced Readers and Writers: The Derivational Relations Stage

 

Appendices

APPENDIX A Assessment Materials

APPENDIX B Sound Boards

APPENDIX C Pictures for Sorts and Games

APPENDIX D Sample Word Sorts by Spelling Stage

APPENDIX E Word Lists

APPENDIX F Games and Templates for Sorts

APPENDIX G Other Resources

 

Glossary

References

Index

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