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by Karen Tankersley
Table of Contents
This ASCD Study Guide is designed to enhance your understanding of Literacy Strategies for Grades 4–12: Reinforcing the Threads of Reading, an ASCD book published in June 2005. Written by Karen Tankersley, this book explores classroom reading strategies that are effective with English-speaking students in grades 4–12 and with English language learners of all ages. The questions that follow are designed to enhance your understanding of the book and to help you make connections between the text and your personal and professional situations and experiences.
You might use this guide as you read each chapter and begin to reflect on the information. You might also want to use the questions to stimulate conversations with colleagues in a study group format. Whether you use it alone or with colleagues, the questions should be seen as a starting point. The research and recommendations will surely stimulate many additional issues and questions unique to your own schools and districts.
Literacy Strategies for Grades 4–12: Reinforcing the Threads of Reading was written by Karen Tankersley. This 202-page, 6″ × 9″ book (Stock #104428; ISBN 1-4166-0154-6) is available from ASCD for $20.95 (ASCD member) or $26.95 (nonmember). Copyright 2005 by ASCD. To order a copy, call ASCD at 1-800-933-2723 (in Virginia 1-703-578-9600) and press 2 for the Service Center. Or buy the book from ASCD's Online Store.
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