Literacy

    Reading With Patrick

    By Michelle Kuo

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    Reading With Patrick is the true story of a teacher, a boy who lost his way and the redemptive power of books

    Teaching Systematic Synthetic Phonics and Early English

    By Jonathan Glazzard

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    This is an essential guide to teaching primary English, with a focus on systematic synthetic phonics. The new edition has been fully revised and updated to reflect the structure, content and requirements of the national curriculum, and to include the latest policy context.

    Writer Identity and the Teaching and Learning of Writing

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    Teresa Cremin is Professor of Education Literacy at The Open University, UK. Terry Locke is Professor of Arts and Language Education at the University of Waikato, New Zealand.

    Transliteracy in Complex Information Environments

    By Suzana Sukovic

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    Transliteracy in Complex Information Environments considers this relatively new concept, which has attracted a great deal of interest in the library and information field, particularly among practitioners. The notion of transliteracy arises in the context of increasingly complex information and communication environments characterised by multimodality and new roles of creators...

    Literacy and Education

    By Uta Papen

    Paperback £27.92

    Literacy is a perennial 'hot topic' in Britain and other English-speaking countries. Concerns about falling standards and a 'literacy crisis' are frequently raised. In response, governments initiate new policies and teaching guidelines. This book addresses the current policies, practices and media debates in England, the US, Scotland and Australia. Literacy...

    Social Linguistics and Literacies

    By James Gee

    Paperback £31.32

    In its first edition, Social Linguistics and Literacies was a major contribution to the emerging interdisciplinary field of sociocultural approaches to language and literacy, and was one of the founding texts of the `New Literacy Studies'. This book serves as a classic introduction to the study of language, learning and...

    Literacy and Education

    By James Paul Gee

    Paperback Save £2.22 = £28.77

    Literacy and Education tells the story of how literacy-starting in the early 1980s-came to be seen not as a mental phenomenon, but as a social and cultural one. In this accessible introductory volume, acclaimed scholar James Paul Gee shows readers how literacy "left the mind and wandered out into the...

    Literacy for the 21st Century: Pearson New International Edition: A Balanced Approach

    By Gail E. Tompkins

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    As the market leader in literacy education, Literacy for the 21st Century: A Balanced Approach, continues to evolve in providing the most contemporary and practical approaches for literacy instruction. This carefully organized and thoroughly applied text is written to ensure that readers understand the current theories behind and the critical...

    Literacy and the Bilingual Learner: Texts and Practices in London Schools

    By Catherine Wallace

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    Literacy and the Bilingual Learner explores the literacy development of bilingual learners in London UK schools and colleges through a series of vignettes and case studies of learners and their educational experiences.

    Graphic Encounters: Comics and the Sponsorship of Multimodal Literacy

    By Dale Jacobs

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    With the recent explosion of activity and discussion surrounding comics, it seems timely to examine how we might think about the multiple ways in which comics are read and consumed. Graphic Encounters moves beyond seeing the reading of comics as a debased or simplified word-based literacy. Dale Jacobs argues compellingly...

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