eBook Collaborating for Real Literacy: Librarian, Teacher and Principal, 1st Edition

  • Sharon M. Pitcher
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  • ISBN-10: 1586833154
  • ISBN-13: 9781586833152
  • DDC: 372.4
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 128 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2004 | Published/Released June 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2004
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Overview

Literacy can be a team effort. Make it a reality in your district with this collaborative guide for all educators. Quotes from practicing educators, anticipation questions, references to books and Web sites, professional development ideas, and practical examples for educators are all included. Find the definition of real literacy and explore scaffolding. Take an in-depth look at literacy centers, multicultural issues, comprehensive instruction, integration of reading and writing, and assessment.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Table of Figures.
Dedication.
Acknowledgments.
About the Authors.
Introduction.
Real Literacy in Schools.
An Educator's Voice.
Anticipation Questions.
Exploring the Theory.
The Practice.
Professional Development Ideas.
The Librarian's Link.
The Principal's Perspective.
The Collaboration.
Reading the Minds of Others.
Scaffolding: A Key to Real Literacy Instruction.
An Educator's Voice.
Anticipation Questions.
Exploring the Theory.
The Practice.
Professional Development Ideas.
The Librarian's Link.
The Principal's Perspective.
The Collaboration.
Reading the Minds of Others.
Literacy Centers: Their Roles in Real Literacy.
An Educator's Voice.
Anticipation Questions.
Exploring the Theory.
The Practice.
Professional Development Ideas.
The Librarian's Link.
The Principal's Perspective.
The Collaboration.
Reading the Minds of Others.
Family Literacy: Creating Partnerships for Real Literacy.
An Educator's Voice.
Anticipation Questions.
Exploring the Theory.
The Practice.
Good Books for Families.
Professional Development Ideas.
The Librarian's Link.
The Principal's Perspective.
The Collaboration.
Reading the Minds of Others.
Real Literacy and Children from Other Cultures.
An Educator's Voice.
Anticipation Questions.
Exploring the Theory.
The Practice.
Professional Development Ideas.
The Librarian's Link.
Good Books: Variations on Cinderella.
The Principal's Perspective.
The Collaboration.
Reading the Minds of Others.
Real Literacy and Comprehension Instruction.
An Educator's Voice.
Anticipation Questions.
Exploring the Theory.
The Practice.
Professional Development Ideas.
Good Books for Teaching Strategies.
The Librarian's Link.
The Principal's Perspective.
The Collaboration.
Reading the Minds of Others.
Conversations for Real Literacy.
An Educator's Voice.
Anticipation Questions.
Exploring the Theory.
The Practice.
Good Books for Literature Circles and Book Clubs.
Professional Development Ideas.
The Librarian's Link.
The Principal's Perspective.
The Collaboration.
Reading the Minds of Others.
Integrating Reading and Writing for Real Literacy.
An Educator's Voice.
Anticipation Questions.
Exploring the Theory.
The Practice.
Professional Development Ideas.
The Librarian's Link.
The Principal's Perspective.
The Collaboration.
Reading the Minds of Others.
Natural Assessment in Real Literacy.
An Educator's Voice.
Anticipation Questions.
Exploring the Theory.
The Practice.
Professional Development Ideas.
The Librarian's Link.
The Principal's Perspective.
The Collaboration.
Reading the Minds of Others.
Subject/Source Index.