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The Next-Step Guide to Enriching Classroom Environments

Bonnie Campbell Hill , Carrie Ekey

Pub Date: 3/9/2010 1
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: K - 6th

“We found that a healthy, respectful classroom and school environment was fundamental to successful school change,” write veteran literacy consultants Bonnie Campbell Hill and Carrie Ekey, “and that we needed this necessary foundation before we could help schools build meaningful and long-lasting literacy initiatives.” Their Next-Step... more

Inquiry Circles in Elementary Classrooms (DVD)

Harvey Daniels , Stephanie Harvey

Pub Date: 10/28/2009
Product Type: DVD
Grade: K - 5th

In small groups, we are smarter. In well-structured groups, we leverage each other’s thinking. We learn more not just because we all bring different pieces of the puzzle, but because, through talk, we can actually make new and better meaning together. —Stephanie Harvey and Harvey “Smokey” Daniels Watch a video overview. Read... more

Inquiry Circles Staff Development Bundle, Grades K-5

Harvey Daniels , Stephanie Harvey

Pub Date: 10/15/2009
Product Type: Bundle
Grade: K - 5th

Literacy coaches and staff developers, save when you order the Inquiry Circles Staff Development Bundle, K-5. Get 10 copies of Comprehension & Collaboration and 1 copy of Inquiry Circles in Elementary Classrooms DVD for 1 low price. Click here for more information on Comprehension & Collaboration: Inquiry Circles in Action including... more

Regie Routman in Residence: Transforming our Teaching Through Reading Writing Connections

Regie Routman

Pub Date: 6/20/2008
Product Type: Bundle
Grade: K - 6th

After 15 years of leading schoolwide residencies, Regie Routman has developed a video-based professional development series that brings her demonstration teaching into your school. In schools across the U.S. and Canada, Regie's residencies have raised student achievement and boosted test scores. Now she can help your school or district... more

Climb Inside a Poem

Georgia Heard , Lester L. Laminack

Pub Date: 11/14/2007
Product Type: Bundle
Grade: K - 2nd

Children are natural poets. They speak poetry all day long. They say wonderful poetic gems that surprise and delight us and help us look at the world in a new way. In Climb Inside a Poem: Reading and Writing Poetry Across the Year, Georgia Heard and Lester Laminack tap into this natural inclination and demonstrate how reading and... more

Spelling Strategies and Patterns

Sandra Wilde

Pub Date: 11/9/2007
Product Type: Spiral Bound + CD-ROM
Grade: 2nd - 6th

Research shows that for long-term retention and real-world application spelling instruction needs to be more than the memorization of word lists. Offering an alternative to the traditional word-list approach, Sandra Wilde’s Spelling Strategies and Patterns brings joy and teaching to spelling instruction. Sandra’s inquiry-based approach... more

Como apoyar a su nino o nina con el aprendizaje de la lectura y la escritura (5 pack)

Bonnie Campbell Hill

Pub Date: 9/12/2007
Product Type: Bundle
Grade: PreK - 8th

Las familias tienen dos preguntas básicas: “¿Cómo le está yendo a mi niño o niña como lector y escritor?” y “¿Qué puedo hacer para ayudar?” Es un reto responder estas preguntas y explicar el desarrollo de la lectoescritura en las noches  de entrega... more

That Workshop Book

Samantha Bennett

Pub Date: 9/11/2007
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: K - 8th

  For teachers who feel alone with the challenges they face, this is the book for you. For instructional coaches who are stuck and unsure where to lead, this book will show the way. It will help you work through the tricky parts, negotiate the roadblocks and think through to the future.   —Cris Tovani   Twenty-five... more

Supporting Your Child's Literacy Learning

Bonnie Campbell Hill

Pub Date: 7/13/2007
Product Type: Bundle
Grade: K - 8th

Parents have two basic questions: “How is my child doing as a reader and a writer?” and “What can I do to help?” It’s a challenge to answer these questions and explain literacy development in content-packed back-to-school nights or during a thirty-minute parent–teacher conference. Supporting Your... more

Navigating Informational Texts DVD Set

Linda Hoyt

Pub Date: 3/15/2007
Product Type: DVD
Grade: K - 5th

Linda Hoyt unlocked the treasures of nonfiction in her practical, classroom-friendly guides Make It Real and Exploring Informational Texts. Now, in this DVD set, Hoyt and several colleagues demonstrate a wide array of ways to navigate this genre. They show you how to infuse informational texts into read alouds, guided reading, and... more

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