Creating Strategic Readers

Techniques for Developing Competency in Phonemic Awareness, Phonics, Fluency, Vocabulary, and Comprehension
Second Edition

Valerie Ellery
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Valerie ElleryAuthor Valerie Ellery has updated her bestselling book, Creating Strategic Readers, to help you meet the challenges of educating your 21st-century learners. Here she describes a comprehensive literacy classroom, detailing appropriate curriculum, assessment, and instruction. She then focuses on the five essential reading components—phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension.

The book includes numerous exciting and engaging techniques geared to students’ reading levels and incorporating students’ multiple intelligences. This updated, revised, and expanded second edition features

  • Over 140 classroom-tested techniques
  • 35 new techniques
  • An expanded focus on educating the whole child
  • A motivation/engagement section for many techniques
  • An accompanying CD with a wide assortment of reproducibles and assessment forms

TIP: Printing of reproducibles is not possible from e-books. If you would like reproducibles for classroom use, please purchase the print edition.

© 2009 | 256 pp.
ISBN 13: 978-0-87207-469-9

Creating Strategic Readers

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