Learning Sight Words Is Easy Spanish

Learning Sight Words Is Easy   Spanish Author Mary Rosenberg
ISBN-10 0439355338
Release 2002-05-01
Pages 96
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50 Fun & Easy Reproducible Activities That Help Kids Master the Top 100 High-Frequency Words Put young learners on the path to reading with engaging, reproducible activities that teach the top 100 sight words! Skill-building activities help children learn sight words, strengthen reading fluency, and expand vocabulary. This teacher-written resource is packed with Fabulous Fill-ins, Word-Search Puzzles, Make & Share Mini-Books, and more! Perfect for nuturing Spanish language literacy!

Learning to Read in English and Spanish Made Easy

Learning to Read in English and Spanish Made Easy Author Susie G. Navarijo
ISBN-10 9780805977417
Release 2008
Pages 135
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This practical guide offers unique methods and practices for teaching English and Spanish reading to children.


ISBN-10 9780398087326
Release 2013-04-01
Pages 428
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Students whose first language is not English are the fastest-growing group in public schools in all regions of the United States. Almost 10 million children between the ages of five and 17 live in the homes and communities in which a language other than English in spoken and presently most schools in the U.S. are under-educating many English learners. The achievement of Hispanic students needs to improve dramatically over the next five years and this book describes the cornerstone elements for bringing about this change. The initial chapter introduces direct instruction to be used with reading and literacy programs. Chapters 2 and 3 provide excellent review of the literature in language development and address developing language instruction, listening, and speaking with Spanish-speaking students and offers what a comprehensive language development program should look like. Chapter 4 reviews academic language and literacy instruction while the next addresses the components of instruction in Spanish. Chapter 6 offers lesson plan suggestions for Spanish-speaking students, while the following two sections discuss components that transfer and do not transfer in Spanish to English reading instruction. Chapter 9 reviews English language development and provides lesson plans for implementing SDAIE programs. Finally, Chapter 10 discusses two-way bilingual immersion and shares actual classroom schedules and lessons. This unique text will help in the preparation of primary grade teachers throughout the U.S. so that they may be successful with Hispanic students entering the public schools with little or no English background. It will also be a useful tool for school districts’ staff development in addressing school improvement goals for increasing the achievement of Hispanic students.

Spanish English Comments for Report Cards Notes Going Home Grades K 5

Spanish   English Comments for Report Cards   Notes Going Home  Grades K   5 Author
ISBN-10 9781604183085
Release 2005-10-13
Pages 80
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Communicate with Spanish-speaking parents using Spanish and English Comments for Report Cards and Notes Going Home. This resource enables English-speaking educators of grades K–5 to effectively communicate with Spanish-speaking parents. It features English and Spanish comments that convey positive information and make constructive evaluations. This 80-page book includes a Spanish pronunciation guide, a list of basic terms, comments sorted by content area and behaviors, a parent communication log, and reproducibles.

Communication Disorders in Spanish Speakers

Communication Disorders in Spanish Speakers Author José G. Centeno
ISBN-10 9781853599712
Release 2007
Pages 310
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This book bridges the gap in the literature on Hispanic individuals for student clinicians and professionals in Speech-Language Pathology/Speech Therapy. It links empirical and theoretical bases to evidence-based practices for child and adult Spanish users. This volume provides both students and licensed professionals in speech-language pathology much-needed multidisciplinary bases to implement clinical services with Spanish speakers. Researchers and practitioners from Speech-Language Pathology, Neurolinguistics, Neuropsychology, Education, and Clinical Psychology provide theoretical and empirical grounds to develop evidence-based clinical procedures for monolingual Spanish and bilingual Spanish-English children and adults with communication disorders.

Come Sign with Us

Come Sign with Us Author Jan Christian Hafer
ISBN-10 1563680513
Release 1996
Pages 156
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This is an illustrated activities manual featuring more than 300 line drawings of both adults and children signing familiar words, phrases and sentences using American Sign Language (ASL) signs in English word order. This revised edition offers more follow-up activities.

Focus on Reading

Focus on Reading Author Esther Geva
ISBN-10 9780194002868
Release 2016-09-27
Pages 184
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Focus on Reading aims to help teachers develop a deep understanding of the multiple skills and factors involved in second language reading development for second or foreign language learners aged 5–18. It equips teachers with practical skills for the effective teaching and assessment of second language reading to students with different learning needs. The book features key research studies on reading comprehension, considers examples from real classroom practice, and provides activities to help teachers relate the content and objectives to their own teaching context. Additional online resources at www.oup.com/elt/teacher/for Esther Geva is Full Professor in the Department of Applied Psychology and Human Development at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto. Gloria Ramírez is Associate Professor in the Faculty of Human, Social, and Educational Development at Thompson Rivers University, British Columbia.

Handbook of Effective Inclusive Schools

Handbook of Effective Inclusive Schools Author James McLeskey
ISBN-10 9781136242434
Release 2014-05-16
Pages 564
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Over the last decade, the educational context for students with disabilities has significantly changed primarily as a result of mandates contained in NCLB and IDEA. The purpose of this book is to summarize the research literature regarding how students might be provided classrooms and schools that are both inclusive and effective. Inclusive schools are defined as places where students with disabilities are valued and active participants in academic and social activities and are given supports that help them succeed. Effectiveness is addressed within the current movement toward multi-tiered systems of support and evidence-based practices that meet the demands of high-stakes accountability.

Teaching Reading to English Language Learners

Teaching Reading to English Language Learners Author Kristin Lems
ISBN-10 9781606234693
Release 2010
Pages 256
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Written specifically for K–12 educators, this accessible book explains the processes involved in second-language acquisition and provides a wealth of practical strategies for helping English language learners (ELLs) succeed at reading. The authors integrate knowledge from two fields that often remain disconnected—linguistics and literacy—with a focus on what works in the classroom. Teachers learn effective practices for supporting students as they build core competencies not just for reading in English, but also for listening, speaking, and writing. Engaging vignettes and examples illustrate ways to promote ELLs’ communicative skills across the content areas and in formal and informal settings.

Developing Reading and Writing in Second Language Learners

Developing Reading and Writing in Second Language Learners Author Timothy Shanahan
ISBN-10 9781135594114
Release 2007-10-10
Pages 280
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A Co-Publication of Routledge, the Center for Applied Linguistics, and the International Reading Association This book is a shorter version of Developing Literacy in Second-Language Learners, reporting the findings of the National Literacy Panel on Language-Minority Children and Youth. This book concisely summarizes what is known from empirical research about the development of literacy in language-minority children and youth, including development, environment, instruction, and assessment. This more accessible version of the full report is intended for teachers, administrators, and researchers and for use in a wide range of teacher preparation courses and in inservice/ staff development programs that deal with educating English language learners. Visit www.reading.org for more information about IRA books, membership, and other services. Visit www.cal.org to learn more about the Center for Applied Linguistics.

Neuropsychology and the Hispanic Patient

Neuropsychology and the Hispanic Patient Author Marcel O. Ponton
ISBN-10 9781135685393
Release 2001-04-01
Pages 424
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By 2010, 15% of the U.S. population will be Hispanic. Neuropsychology and the Hispanic Patient: A Clinical Handbook brings together internationally recognized authorities to address the cultural, methodological, research, and forensic issues that must be considered by neuropsychologists seeking to be maximally effective in their work with members of the fastest-growing American minority group. It includes: * useful assessment decision trees; * summaries of normative data; * descriptions of tests available in Spanish; * extensive HIV and pediatric references; and * numerous charts and illustrations. Reflecting the latest demographic information and covering the developmental spectrum from pediatric to geriatric, this landmark Handbook will become an indispensable reference tool for clinicians and researchers alike.

Teaching and Researching Reading

Teaching and Researching  Reading Author William Peter Grabe
ISBN-10 9781317862796
Release 2013-11-26
Pages 344
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Teaching and Researching Reading was first written to help language professionals understand the complex nature of reading. Now in a thoroughly updated and improved second edition, the book expands connections from research on reading to instructional practices and teacher-initiated action research. Offering an updated overview of reading theory, it summarises key ideas and issues in first and second language contexts. In addition to providing insightful research analyses, Grabe and Stoller offer practical advice for practitioners and researchers, including evidence-based teaching ideas and a multi-step iterative process for conducting meaningful action research on reading-related topics. The volume outlines 29 projects for teacher adaptation and use, as well as numerous new or substantially expanded resource materials that can be used for both action research and classroom instruction. Learning aids featured throughout the volume include · key concept boxes and a glossary of key terms · quote boxes highlighting critical issues in the field · resource lists of relevant journals, books and websites Fully revised throughout, with a range of new exemplary L1 and L2 research studies and an entirely new chapter on the move from research implications to instructional applications, this second edition of Teaching and Researching Listening is an invaluable resource for teacher trainers, practicing teachers, materials writers and researchers alike.

Nonfiction Readers Theatre for Beginning Readers

Nonfiction Readers Theatre for Beginning Readers Author Anthony D. Fredericks
ISBN-10 159158499X
Release 2007
Pages 193
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"This book ... presents readers theatre scripts that stimulate children to become active participants in selected science and social studies concepts": p. ix.

Building Literacy with English Language Learners Second Edition

Building Literacy with English Language Learners  Second Edition Author Kristin Lems
ISBN-10 9781462531622
Release 2017-07-05
Pages 334
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How can linguistics help teachers of English language learners (ELLs) improve their instruction? What specific competencies do ELLs need to build in order to speak, listen, read, and write in a new language? Now revised and expanded with a broader view of literacy, this book has guided thousands of inservice and preservice teachers to understand the processes involved in second-language acquisition and help ELLs succeed. The authors explain relevant linguistic concepts with a focus on what works in today's diverse PreK-12 classrooms. Effective teaching strategies are illustrated with engaging classroom vignettes; the volume also features instructive discussion questions and a glossary. (First edition title: Teaching Reading to English Language Learners.) New to This Edition *Chapter on digital learning, plus new content on digital technology throughout the book. *Broader view of literacy; increased attention to oral language and writing as well as reading. *Even more user friendly--additional classroom suggestions from real teachers, vignettes, and examples and graphics illustrating linguistic concepts. *End-of-chapter "challenge questions" that inspire deeper reflection. *Coverage of timely topics, such as numeracy and the language innovations of text messages. This e-book edition features 18 full-color figures. (Figures will appear in black and white on black-and-white e-readers).

Early Childhood Themes Las plantas Plants Kit Spanish Version

Early Childhood Themes  Las plantas  Plants  Kit  Spanish Version Author
ISBN-10 1433320983
Release 2010-06-23
Pages 0
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Watch early learners grow as they discover plants! This Spanish-translated kit features a comprehensive curriculum centered around that theme. These kits are designed specifically for early childhood students' unique needs, abilities, and interests. Each kit provides a complete curriculum around a theme, crossing all early childhood content areas, including math, phonemic awareness, music, and more. Original nonfiction and fiction readers, both wordless and with text, are provided in both standard sizes and one copy each at "lap book size." Corresponding concept vocabulary cards are provided in full color and the accompanying CDs provide music and interactive whiteboard activities. This kit includes: Books - 3 titles, 6 copies each, 16 pages per book (7" x 9") in print and digital forms; Lap Books - 3 titles, 1 copy each (9.5" x 12"); Teacher's Guide; Vocabulary Concept Cards; and digital resources including songs, recorded text, videos, interactive whiteboard activities, and reproducibles.

Handbook of Child Language Disorders

Handbook of Child Language Disorders Author Richard G. Schwartz
ISBN-10 9781136872839
Release 2010-10-18
Pages 608
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The Handbook of Child Language Disorders provides an in-depth, comprehensive, and state-of-the-art review of current research concerning the nature, assessment, and remediation of language disorders in children. The book includes chapters focusing on specific groups of childhood disorders (SLI, autism, genetic syndromes, dyslexia, hearing impairment); the linguistic, perceptual, genetic, neurobiological, and cognitive bases of these disorders; and the context of language disorders (bilingual, across dialects, and across languages). To examine the nature of deficits, their assessment and remediation across populations, chapters address the main components of language (morphology, syntax, semantics, and pragmatics) and related areas (processing, memory, attention, executive function such as reading and writing). Finally, even though there is extensive information regarding research and clinical methods in each chapter, there are individual chapters that focus directly on research methods. This Handbook is a comprehensive reference source for clinicians and researchers and can be used as a textbook for undergraduate, masters, and doctoral students in speech-language pathology, developmental psychology, special education, disabilities studies, neuropsychology and in other fields interested in children's language disorders.

Mother Goose Readers Theatre for Beginning Readers

Mother Goose Readers Theatre for Beginning Readers Author Anthony D. Fredericks
ISBN-10 1591585007
Release 2007
Pages 161
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Contains twenty-four readers theater plays based on Mother Goose rhymes, appropriate for readers at first and second grade levels, each with presentation suggestions, phonemic awareness activities, and a copy of the original rhyme.