Second-grade classrooms are exciting places to visit. Children are consolidating their growing reading and writing expertise, exploring new genres, and becoming more effective communicators. This book takes the reader into several exemplary second-grade classrooms to demonstrate what teachers can do to optimize literacy learning for their students. Highlights include how to set appropriate short- and long-term goals for individual students, ways to plan instruction to meet those goals, and innovative ideas for partnering with parents.After each word is identified, Karen discusses the worda#39;s meaning, then asks the students to read the passage silently. Next, the students read aloud self-selected passages from the story and demonstrate to Karen how they visualized whileanbsp;...
|Title||:||Teaching Literacy in Second Grade|
|Author||:||Jeanne R. Paratore, Rachel L. McCormack|
|Publisher||:||Guilford Press - 2005|