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ERIC Number: ED476594
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003-Jan-15
Pages: 320
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-398-07336-8
Systematic Instruction in Reading for Spanish-Speaking Students.
Duran, Elva; Shefelbine, John; Carnine, Linda; Maldonado-Colon, Elba; Gunn, Barbara
This book addresses the area of reading and literacy instruction for Spanish-speaking students. Ten chapters focus on the following: (1) "Direct Instruction" (Elva Duran and Douglas Carnine); (2) "Developing the Foundations of Literacy: Oracy" (Elba Maldonado-Colon); (3) "Language Development and Instruction" (Linda Carnine); (4) "Academic Language and Literacy Instruction" (John Shefelbine); (5) "Reading and Literacy Instruction for Spanish-Speaking Students" (Elva Duran); (6) "Instructional Plans for Teaching Spanish-Speaking Students Reading and Literacy in Kindergarten through Third Grade" (Elva Duran); (7) "Supplemental Reading Instruction to Develop Second Language Literacy" (Barbara Gunn); (8) "Transfer of Reading from Spanish to English" (Elva Duran); (9) "Reading Components That Transfer from Spanish to English" (Elva Duran and John Shefelbine); and (10) "Reflections and Summation" (Elva Duran). Four appendixes are included: the alphabet in Spanish, sequence of sounds, syllables, and decodable texts. (Chapters contain references.) (SM)
Charles C. Thomas, Publisher, Ltd., 2600 South First Street, Springfield, IL 62704 (hardbound: ISBN-0-398-07336-8, $63.95; paperbound: ISBN-0-398-07337-6, $44.95). Tel: 217-789-8980; Tel: 800-258-8980 (Toll Free); Fax: 217-789-9130; e-mail:; Web site:
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A