Content Area Reading and Writing

2nd Edition

Fostering Literacies in Middle and High School Cultures

Norman Unrau
eISBN-13: 9780132999076

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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.Through this strategy-driven, theory-based text, content-area teachers gain a thorough understanding of the fundamental role that reading and writing play in content-area learning. Unique to this text is the attention paid to helping teachers understand how the high school cultures students belong to affect their view of literacy and learning. The author effectively guides readers to ways they can identify and address school cultures and make literacy in content learning, relevant to students. The author offers step-by-step approaches to gauge student literacy, build vocabulary, and implement instruction that improves comprehension, encourages critical reading, supports writing for learning, and facilitates collaboration for literacy development.

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ISBNs 0132298546, 0132999072, 9780132298544, 9780132999076
Language eng
Number of Pages 480
Edition 2nd