This newly revised and updated Fourth Edition of THE READING TEACHERS BOOK OF LISTS places at your fingertips over 190 of the most used and useful lists for developing instructional materials and planning lessons for elementary and secondary ...
For quick access, the lists are organized into 15 sections, from "Phonics," "Useful Word" and "Vocabulary" through "Comprehension," "Assessment" and "References," each brimming with examples, key words, teaching ideas and activities you can use as is or easily adapt to meet your students needs.
Moreover, all of the lists are printed in a big 8-1/4" x 11" spiral-bound format ready to be photocopied as many times as you need them for use with individual students, small groups, or an entire class!
Youll find over 40 new lists in the Fourth Edition, making it even more helpful than previous editions.
For example, there are completely new lists on ... Vowel Sounds Suggested Phonics Teaching Order The Final "E" Rule Reading Math Books for Developing and Reluctant Readers Nonreversible Word Pairs Multiple Intelligences and Reading Comprehension Strategies Anagrams Speech Pronunciation Childrens Humor: What Kids Say Teaching with Newspapers Activities for Tutors 50 Reading Tips for Parents Rubrics for Writing Books without Words Oxymorons Ways to Define a Word Emoticons Internet Search Engines for Educators Web Sites for Reading, Writing & Literature as well as expanded and updated lists on... Consonant Sounds Prefixes and Suffixes Childrens Book Awards Book-List Collections All-Time Favorite Books Acronyms and Initializations Story Starters Student/Group Project guide 100 Ways to Praise Games and Methods for Teaching Graphic Organizers Analogies Riddles and Tongue Twisters Portmanteau Words Sentence Tunes Sound Awareness Books plus the "classics" youve come to rely on over the years... Phonics Example Words Homophones The First 1,000 Instant Words Homographs and Heteronyms Synonyms and antonyms Spelling Demons Compound Words Metaphors and Similes The Readability Graph Greek and Latin Roots Literary Terms Proofreading Checklists Interest Inventories Test-Taking Strategies Proverbs and Common Word Idioms Book Report Alternatives In addition, youll find an all-new section, "The Internet," designed for novice and expert alike (Virtual Reference Library) ... a new "Spelling" section with rules, methods, and commonly misspelled words (Capitalization Guidelines) ... a section just on "Instruction" (Good Ideas for Reading Teachers) ... and an invaluable index and cross-references throughout to make locating any list you want easy.
In short, THE READING TEACHERS BOOK OF LISTS, Fourth Edition gives you an unparalleled source of timely, practical information for all aspects of reading instruction that might otherwise take many years and much effort to acquire!