ERIC Number: ED420053
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Focus on Literacy, A to Z: A Reading Consultant's Handbook.
Veatch, Angela, Ed.
This handbook presents brief descriptions of various aspects of reading instruction and related lesson plans and class activities. Sections of the handbook discuss reading readiness, word recognition, word analysis; word meaning, comprehension, and content area reading. The handbook also offers brief biographies of Jeanne Chall, Theodore William Clymer, Dolores Durkin, William Holmes McGuffey, John Pikulski, Jeannette Veatch, and Noah Webster. Appendixes offer the Reluctant Readers Index, a Reading Hot List (a 15-item list of World Wide Websites on reading), a 16-item list of books and journals, a 13-item list of tests for reading consultants, and a chart listing readability levels for all Newbery Medal books. (RS)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Historical Background
Note: Exit Project, Curriculum and Supervision of Reading, Northeast Louisiana University. For the 1997 handbook, see ED 409 547.