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Unlocking The Reader in Every Child Susan Elkin

Unlocking The Reader in Every Child By Susan Elkin

Unlocking The Reader in Every Child by Susan Elkin


$18.99
Condition - Very Good
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Summary

A classic guide and toolkit for teaching reading.

Unlocking The Reader in Every Child Summary

Unlocking The Reader in Every Child: The book of practical ideas for teaching reading by Susan Elkin

Required reading for the TES online CPD literacy courses, this is an essential book for every literacy teacher and student. It provides a basic, quick-to-read guide to teaching reading, drawing on best practice over the years. But it is not just a guide. It is a toolkit too. Each section includes practical activities, games and 'try this' ideas to help develop reading skills and overcome obstacles. Every page offers some fresh perspectives to try - either at home or in the classroom- all with a practical focus. There are games and activities to: build phonological awareness turning decoders into real readers help strugglers overcome resistance to reading harness visual literacy and children's passions meet individual needs (including children with specific learning difficulties) and achieve literacy outcomes without even teaching literacy. This is a book that everyone working in literacy should own! It supplies the best basic guides to teaching reading in an engaging and interesting fashion, presenting practical activities, games and ideas to help develop reading skills and overcome obstacles. It covers all the essential topics in a powerful, clear way with real authority to make the book extremely practical.

About Susan Elkin

Susan Elkin is an education journalist and former secondary school English teacher. She has wroked for many years to promote and develop pupils' reading at all levels. Author of 25 books, she has written several books on the subject of literacy including The Teaching Assistant's Guide to Literacy, Encouraging Reading and 100 ideas for Secondary School Assemblies.

Table of Contents

Introduction Is this book for you? Part One: The Mechanics of Learning to Read 1 Welcome to English 2 Phonics Plus 3 Helping Strugglers 4 Meeting Individual Needs Part Two: Creating Effortless Readers 5 Turning Them Into Readers Practical Teaching Ideas 6 Reading Poems, Songs and Verses 7 Reading for Information 8 Other Strategies for Reading Appendices Resources, Suggestions and Sources of Further Information Glossary Index

Additional information

GOR003768824
9781841679709
1841679704
Unlocking The Reader in Every Child: The book of practical ideas for teaching reading by Susan Elkin
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Ransom Publishing
2010-05-25
234
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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