Designing Early Literacy Programs

Second Edition
Differentiated Instruction in Preschool and Kindergarten

Lea M. McGee and Donald J. Richgels

HardcoverPaperbacke-bookprint + e-book
April 29, 2014
ISBN 9781462514243
Price: $53.00
257 Pages
Size: 7" x 10"
April 30, 2014
ISBN 9781462514120
Price: $35.00
257 Pages
Size: 7" x 10"
May 1, 2014
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257 Pages
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Includes Common Core Content

The reproducible materials can be downloaded and printed in PDF format.
This acclaimed teacher resource and course text describes proven ways to accelerate the language and literacy development of young children, including those at risk for reading difficulties. The authors draw on extensive research and classroom experience to present a complete framework for differentiated instruction and early intervention. Strategies for creating literacy-rich classrooms, conducting effective assessments, and implementing targeted learning activities are illustrated with vivid examples and vignettes. Helpful reproducible assessment tools are provided. Purchasers also get access to a Web page where they can download and print the reproducible materials in a convenient 8½“ x 11” size.

New to This Edition
  • Fully restructured around a differentiated instruction model.
  • Incorporates response-to-intervention concepts and principles.
  • Chapter on exemplary prevention-focused classrooms, with an emphasis on playful learning.
  • Additional appendices: multipage assessment scoring record plus sample completed forms.
  • Links instruction to the Common Core State Standards.