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Reading History: A Practical Guide to Improving Literacy

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Having trouble interesting your students in history or the history textbook? Concerned about the ability of your students to actually read the textbook? Learn ways to tie reading strategies to the learning of history, and discover sources that will help history come alive for your students.
Nationally known literacy advocate Janet Allen discusses strategies for teaching no
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Paperback, 160 pages
Published January 1st 2005 by Oxford University Press, USA
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Apr 16, 2013 Rosalie rated it liked it
Good resource for middle-school and Jr. high educators who would like ideas about how to improve literacy in social studies and history classes. As most states have adopted the New Common Core State Standards, which require students to read more informational texts, this is a good, informative, and short read. Common Core State Standards are not discussed directly, but the theories and strategies discussed hit the CCSS. There are a lot of good ideas presented here for educators willing to be cre ...more
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