Finding the best books for young readers with special needs is easier with the help of this authoritative guide. Recommended titles include picture books, chapter books, short novels, and poetry for children and young adults, each with a description, reading level, and learning activities to support literacy development and to foster enthusiasm for and a love of reading.... that examines the number of long words (syllables) and sentences in a sample of passages (discussed in chapter 1). ... All books included in this section have ILs (grades for which the book is appropriate) that surpass the estimated RLs. ... Levine) will captivate upper primary, intermediate, and junior high readers; yet, the estimated RL is third grade. ... and by genre (e.g., picture books, easy reading /short chapter books, fiction a referring to longer works of fiction, and nonfiction).
|Title||:||Selecting and using good books for struggling readers|
|Author||:||Nancy S. Williams|
|Publisher||:||Scarecrow Pr - 2002-10|