Strategies for Effective Balanced LiteracyISBN: 9781425815196
- Mary Jo Fresch
This easy-to-follow resource is filled with practical approaches to help teachers transition towards a balanced literacy framework. Designed for both newer and veteran teachers alike, this straightforward book offers simple techniques and concrete strategies to nurture reading and writing skills. This guide helps teachers find engaging ways to support all learners and standards for college and career readiness.
Strategies for Effective Balanced Literacy offers a balanced approach to literacy focusing on:
- Phonics and word study
- Shared reading
- Read aloud/modeled reading
- Guided reading
- Independent reading
- Writing instruction
Through understanding the developmental progression of word study, reading, writing, and purposeful assessments, teachers can create learning environments to more effectively meet students' needs.