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(Re)Imagining Content-Area Literacy Instruction

(Re)Imagining Content-Area Literacy Instruction

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Today�s teachers need to prepare students for a world that places increasingly higher literacy demands on its citizens. In this timely book, the authors explore content-area literacy and instruction in English, music, science, mathematics, social studies, visual arts, technology, and theatre. Each of the chapters has been written by teacher educators who are experts in the discipline. Their key recommendations reflect the aims and instructional frameworks unique to content-area learning.

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ISBN-13: 9780807751268
Publisher: Teachers College Press
Publication date: 08/20/2010
Series: Language & Literacy Series , #104
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword Tom Bean vii

1 Aims and Criteria for Collaboration in Content-Area Classrooms Roni Jo Draper Paul Broomhead Amy Petersen Jensen Daniel Siebert 1

2 Rethinking Texts, Literacies, and Literacy Across and Curriculum Roni Jo Draper Daniel Siebert 20

3 (Re)Imagining Literacies for Mathematics Classrooms Daniel Siebert Scott Hendrickson 40

4 (Re)Imagining Literacies for History Classrooms Jeffery D. Nokes 54

5 (Re)Imagining Literacies for Music Classrooms Paul Broomhead 69

6 (Re)Imagining Literacies for Technology Classrooms Steven L. Shumway Geoffrey A. Wright 82

7 (Re)Imagining Literacies for Theatre Classrooms Amy Petersen Jensen 97

8 (Re)Imagining Literacies for English Language Arts Classrooms Sirpa Grierson Jeffery D. Nokes 113

9 (Re)Imagining Literacies for Science Classrooms Roni Jo Draper Marta Adair 127

10 (Re)Imagining Literacies for Visual Arts Classrooms Amy Petersen Jensen Diane L. Asay Sharon R. Gray 144

11 (Re)Imagining Collaborations for Content-Area Literacy Roni Jo Draper Jeffery D. Nokes Daniel Siebert 159

About the Contributors 172

Index 175

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is an academic reading of various studies and experiences. Do NOT buy if you are looking for actual ideas for teaching.