Literacy expert Timothy Shanahan shares best practices for teaching reading and writing. Shanahan is an internationally recognized professor of urban education and reading researcher who has extensive experience with children in inner-city schools and children with special needs. All posts are reprinted with permission from Shanahan on Literacy.
It explores all the essential components. In Stock. It explores all the essential components of a quality literacy program in six separate sections:.
Scholastic Guided Reading Programs support a comprehensive reading program by integrating differentiated small—group instruction, assessment, and independent practice into your classroom. Teachers begin by grouping students, then prompt, encourage, and confirm how students apply problem-solving strategies as they read. Back to Top. Irene Fountas is an expert on Guided Reading and has many years of classroom experience in the United States and abroad.
First year teacher question: in regards to running records part 2 comprehension conversation, can students look through the book to give a response or do they have to recall the information? I allowed it and noted that they looked through the books. Can someone direct me as to where to look?
With publication of a second edition of the seminal Fountas and Pinnell text come new insights into Guided Reading. Responsive teaching, they say, sends students a powerful message: "Reading is thinking. The guided reading concept was originally developed by Marie Clay and others in New Zealand in the s, and was developed further in the US by Fountas and Pinnell.
Much has been written on the topic of guided reading over the last twenty years, but no other leaders in literacy education have championed the topic with such depth and breadth as Irene Fountas and Gay Su Pinnell. Now with Guided ReadingSecond Edition, re discover the essential elements of guided reading through an in-depth exploration of responsive teaching. More informative, more inspiring, and more powerful than ever—revitalize your literacy teaching with the new edition of the book that changed the landscape of literacy instruction.
Many schools have adopted leveled reading programs to instruct and assess reading. In these programs, books are labeled by reading level. Each program measures readability differently.
A comprehensive and cohesive system for high-quality, classroom-based literacy instruction. Throughout their influential careers, Irene Fountas and Gay Su Pinnell have closely examined the literacy learning of thousands of students. The remarkable effectiveness of guided reading is documented by forty years of convincing, multi-faceted research across instructional settings, demographics, instructional needs, and methodologies. Inthey revolutionized classroom teaching with their systematic approach to small-group reading instruction as described in their groundbreaking text, Guided Reading.