The Common Core is placing a heavier emphasis on nonfiction, but that doesn't mean you have to give up your literature lessons! In this book, English teachers Stacey O'Reilly and Angie Stooksbury describe how you can combine nonfiction with fiction to meet the standards and give students a deeper understanding of what they are reading. This practical book provides a variety of nonfiction reading strategies as well as ready-to-implement lesson plans and text pairing suggestions. You will get... A variety of useful strategies to help students analyze nonfiction Sample units with step-by-step agendas and lesson plans Ready-to-use classroom handouts and rubrics for assessment Suggested text pairings across genres and time periodsThe Common Core and its requirement of nonfiction reading bring about the opportunity to explore creative nonfiction. We learn by ... Good nonfiction writing allows students to see outside the limits of a five-paragraph essay. By readinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Common Core Reading Lessons|
|Author||:||Stacey O'Reilly, Angie Stooksbury|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-12-04|