Literacy

New heights in literacy instruction for students with intellectual disability

  Recent research indicates individuals with intellectual disability can learn to read at a higher level than previously thought. In this R2P podcast, publications manager, Lorraine Sobson, speaks with researcher Chris Lemons about what this new information means for practice. Listen to learn tips that will help you improve literacy outcomes for these learners. Chris authored the article, 10 Research-Based Tips ...

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Webinar: Effective Intervention for Reading Difficulties

Learn the research-based reading techniques that teachers have been looking for! This webinar will present the most highly effective approaches to word-level reading difficulties, which can help struggling readers regardless of their particular disability category. Reported in top journals by established teams of researchers, these approaches allowed students to build a large sight vocabulary and often closed the gap with ...

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Adolescent Literacy: Strategies for Content Comprehension

For adolescents with reading disabilities, struggles with comprehension are a major obstacle to mastering academic content areas. Help resolve comprehension difficulties with this practical text, developed for use with students in Grades 6-12 with and without disabilities. An ideal text for pre-service special and general educators, this book is the key to understanding what’s behind comprehension struggles and which strategies ...

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Recipe for Writing Kit: Manual and 5 Student’s Cookbooks

Over 25% savings from list price to share these great “recipes” for writing with five of your students! This revised version of the Recipe for Writing curriculum for writers is a gourmet feast! The authors use cooking terminology and topics familiar to students and lay out a recipe approach to writing. The Student’s Cookbook contains ingredients and instructions to assist ...

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Literacy Instruction for Inclusive Classrooms

This laminated reference guide provides valuable information on how to enhance literacy instruction for all students within inclusive classroom environments. Packed with practical strategies, this guide addresses topics such as: selecting formal literacy assessments, supporting family literacy, building a library in your diverse classroom and designing literacy stations for all students. By Paula Kluth and Kelly Chandler-Olcott. 2012. 6 pages. ...

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