Empowering Struggling Readers

Practices for the Middle Grades

Leigh A. Hall, Leslie D. Burns, and Elizabeth Carr Edwards

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November 29, 2010
ISBN 9781609180232
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238 Pages
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1. Who Are Struggling Readers?

2. Promoting Disciplinary Reading Practices in English Language Arts

3. Designing Classroom Environments That Support Literacy Development

4. Engaging and Motivating Marginalized Readers

5. Assessing Reading Performance and Students’ Funds of Knowledge

6. Implementing Reading Comprehension Strategies

7. Using Young Adult Literature to Promote Comprehension with Struggling Readers, Lisa Scherff

8. Culturally Grounded Vocabulary Instruction

9. Fostering Discussions about Texts

10. Reading Texts on the Internet

11. Using Nonprint Media and Texts to Support Marginalized Readers, Stergios G. Botzakis

12. Relevant Curriculum and Policy for Middle School Struggling Readers

13. Conclusion: Promising Readers, David W. Moore