Playing Their Way into Literacies


  • Author: Karen E. Wohlwend
  • Release Date : 2011-10-15
  • Genre: Education
  • File Size: 1996039 Bytes


“This book provides a theoretical and empirical foundation for the development of new and exciting pedagogical approaches to the teaching and learning of digital literacies in the earliest years of schooling... researchers, educators, and policymakers alike ignore its key messages at their peril in the decades ahead.” —From the Foreword byJackie Marsh, the University of Sheffield, UK“Play, too often in the past, has been seen as a four-letter word by those who wish to raise academic standards. Wohlwend shows why this position is untenable and why play is a curricular necessity in kindergarten and beyond. This is a must read for anyone worried about what parents and administrators will say about the infusion of play in their curriculum.” —...

Words Their Way  Pearson New International Edition

Words Their Way Pearson New International Edition


  • Author : Donald R. Bear
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2013-07-26
  • Genre: English language
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1292021373


Words Their Way Pearson New International Edition Book Description :

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. This Fifth Edition features updated activities, expanded coverage of English learners, and emphasis on progress monitoring. All new classroom videos, an enhanced assessment application tool available on a new Web Resources site, as well as enhanced word sorts, picture sorts and games offer teachers even more tools that will enhance their word study instruction....

Words Their Way

Words Their Way


  • Author : Donald R. Bear
  • Publisher : Pearson
  • Release Date : 2015-08-03
  • Genre: English language
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0133996336


Words Their Way Book Description :

Rev. ed. of: Words their way / Donald R. Bear ... [et al.]...

Words Their Way Word Sorts for Derivational Relations Spellers  Global Edition

Words Their Way Word Sorts for Derivational Relations Spellers Global Edition


  • Author : Shane Templeton
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019-07-12
  • Genre: English language
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1292303999


Words Their Way Word Sorts for Derivational Relations Spellers Global Edition Book Description :

The ideal stage-specific companion to Words Their Way: Word Study for Phonics, Vocabulary, and Spelling Instruction. In keeping with the authors' belief that the hands-on, word sorting approach to word study is invaluable to teachers and students alike, this volume presents prepared sorts and activities covering the full curriculum of word study for advanced readers and writers in the derivational relations stage of spelling development. Complete with 65 reproducible sorts, and dozens of other activities and assessments, this book provides all of the resources needed to engage in generative word study. Together, the Words Their Way core text and this supplement provide teachers with the knowledge and tools to meet the wide range of needs in today's c...

Words Their Way

Words Their Way


  • Author : Marcia Invernizzi
  • Publisher : Pearson
  • Release Date : 2017-01-04
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0134575687


Words Their Way Book Description :

In keeping with the authors' belief that the hands-on word sorting approach to word study is invaluable to teachers and students alike, this volume presents 59 prepared sorts covering the complete curriculum of word study for learners in the within word pattern stage of spelling development. Complete with blackline masters, specific teacher directions, suggestions for follow-up activities, and spellchecks for ongoing assessment, the word sort lessons in this book help teachers to encourage students to think about words and reach conclusions about how the spelling system works. This third edition includes a number of new features to support effective teaching and learning, such as clearly stated generalizations for each lesson, suggestions on how to e...

Words Their Way

Words Their Way


  • Author : Francine Johnston
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2018-09-13
  • Genre: English language
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1292222972


Words Their Way Book Description :

In keeping with the authors' belief that the hands-on word sorting approach to word study is invaluable to teachers and students alike, this volume presents prepared sorts covering the complete curriculum of word study for the letter name-alphabetic stage of spelling development. Complete with 60 blackline masters, specific teacher directions, suggestions for follow-up activities, and spell checks for ongoing assessment, this collection of sorts includes both picture and word sorts for students who are in the letter name-alphabetic stage of spelling development. The new edition includes new sorts, clearly stated generalisations for each lesson, step-by-step directions for each sort, and a new pacing chart and goal setting record form. Together, the W...

Vocabulary Their Way

Vocabulary Their Way


  • Author : Shane Templeton
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 2014-05-09
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0133431037


Vocabulary Their Way Book Description :

In this new edition of the most comprehensive vocabulary text available, pre-service, novice, and experienced middle and high school teachers get invaluable tools to share with their students that will enable them to learn thousands of words independently. With an emphasis on developing students' word consciousness–the knowledge and predisposition to learn, appreciate, and effectively use words–the book addresses three broad aspects of vocabulary learning and instruction: context-based instruction, word-specific instruction, and generative morphology instruction, as a means to enabling teachers to teach vocabulary their way. The new edition features an expanded author team; separate chapter for the major disciplines/subjects, including a separate...

Words Their Way

Words Their Way


  • Author : Lori Helman
  • Publisher : Pearson
  • Release Date : 2016-05-23
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780133759587


Words Their Way Book Description :

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. This practical guide gives mathematics teachers vocabulary-rich activities and strategies that target the important content objectives they already teach, and reflect the expectations of their state or the Common Core standards. The book’s 12 hands-on teaching units address three areas of study covered in a typical mathematics class or textbook–geometry, measurement, and numbers and operations–and cover such topics as lines, angles, and polygons; properties of quadrilaterals; measurement area, perimeter, and volume and fractions. Each unit provides specific directions, language, reproducible...

Words Their Way for Parents  Tutors  and School Volunteers

Words Their Way for Parents Tutors and School Volunteers


  • Author : Michelle Picard
  • Publisher : Words Their Way
  • Release Date : 2017-02-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0132882639


Words Their Way for Parents Tutors and School Volunteers Book Description :

Words Their Way� for Parents, Tutors, and School Volunteers is designed to provide friendly instruction in phonics, spelling, reading, writing, and vocabulary development. In this book, the authors describe the five stages of literacy development and how they are interconnected, while also offering a host of fun and purposeful activities. Step-by-step guidance is provided for teaching the essentials of word study including stage-specific explanations of what each parent, tutor, school volunteer, and child needs to know about how sound, pattern, and meaning work in words. The authors also include numerous writing and spelling samples, frequently asked questions, book lists, activities, and guidance on how to talk to children about spelling and its r...

Words Their Way for Prek K

Words Their Way for Prek K


  • Author : Francine Johnston
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 2014-01-15
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0132430169


Words Their Way for Prek K Book Description :

Words Their Way(R) with PreK-K is a hands-on, developmentally-driven approach to word study that illustrates how to integrate and teach phonics, vocabulary, and spelling skills to the youngest readers. Why word study with PreK and kindergarten students? Because the hands-on approach motivates them, keeps them engaged, and helps them built literacy skills. The word study approach as outlined by renowned Words Their Way(R) authors is a developmentally-driven instructional method. It has always been extremely popular for this developmental approach, as well as its concrete methods for teaching children phonics, vocabulary, and spelling skills....

Words Their Way with Struggling Readers

Words Their Way with Struggling Readers


  • Author : Kevin Flanigan
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0135135214


Words Their Way with Struggling Readers Book Description :

This entry in the Words Their Way series provides specific guidance, strategies, and tools for helping struggling students catch up with their peers in literacy. The thrust is intervention--specifically, utilizing word study with its hands-on, assessable approach to aid students struggling with the vocabulary, fluency, and comprehension load of middle and secondary classrooms....