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Vocabulary Instruction for Struggling Students

Addressing a key skill in reading, writing, and speaking, this comprehensive book is grounded in cutting-edge research on vocabulary development.

Literacy in Early Childhood and Primary Education

A comprehensive introduction to literacy teaching and learning. The book will help pre-service teachers feel confident teaching literacy to diverse age groups and abilities.

Teaching kids to read : basic skills for Australian & New Zealand parents and teachers

No child should leave school without satisfactory literacy. The key is to teach them using PHONICS: the simple, effective and proven method described in this book.

eBooks in the Library

Literacy for Visual Learners : Teaching Children with Learning Differences to Read, Write, Communicate and Create

Presents a wealth of innovative ideas specifically designed to support visual learners, including those with autism spectrum conditions and special educational needs. 

Lessons in Teaching Reading Comprehension in Primary Schools

Why do we teach children to read?  It is not merely to decode the words. We teach them to derive meaning from the text, to comprehend it.

Pump It Up : Literacy Activities for the Classroom

Provides in-service teachers with step-by-step, ready-to-use strategies that facilitate their students' comprehension and use of content area reading material.


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