Mindful of Words PDF ePub eBook

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Mindful of Words free pdf Providing a wealth of tools to enhance upper-level spelling and vocabulary instruction, this engaging book features more than 120 reproducible sorting activities and games. It offers specific suggestions for helping students build mastery of vowel patterns, syllable structure, syllable stress, consonant and vowel alternations, compound words, prefixes, suffixes, and word roots. Also featured are "Did You Know?" sections with absorbing stories about specific words- tips from teachers at different grade levels- discussions of idioms- literature recommendations- and lists of vocabulary related to social studies, science, and math. Teachers can use this book on its own or in conjunction with Ganske's bestselling "Word Journeys", which presents a comprehensive approach to assessing and building word knowledge.

About Kathy Ganske

Kathy Ganske, PhD, is Associate Professor in the Graduate Teacher Education Program at Oberlin College, where she teaches courses in literacy. She is a former classroom teacher of primary through upper-elementary grades. Dr. Ganske continues to be actively involved in classrooms through research and professional development.

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Author : Kathy Ganske
Publisher : Guilford Publications
Data Published : 01 July 2008
ISBN : 1593858221
EAN : 9781593858223
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 338 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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