ERIC Number: ED509558
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2010
Reference Count: 0
Next STEPS in Literacy Instruction: Connecting Assessments to Effective Interventions
Smartt, Susan M.; Glaser, Deborah R.
Brookes Publishing Company
This reader-friendly teaching guide makes the next steps of literacy instruction clear and easy for K-6 educators. Developed by highly respected experts Smartt and Glaser, this book gives readers a specific breakdown of the indicators on today's most popular reading assessments and matches those items with interventions that make a real difference. Contents of this book include: (1) Introduction to "Next STEPS"; (2) Teaching Struggling Readers to Read; (3) Phoneme Awareness; (4) Phonics; (5) Fluency; (6) Comprehension; (7) Vocabulary; and (8) Weaving Elements Together for a Lifetime of Reading. A list of references is included.
Descriptors: Teaching Guides, Literacy, Reading Instruction, Elementary School Teachers, Intervention, Alignment (Education), Phonemic Awareness, Phonics, Vocabulary, Educational Assessment, Student Evaluation, Special Education, Reading Tests, Reading Difficulties, Reading Fluency, Reading Comprehension
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: Elementary Education; Elementary Secondary Education
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