you want to raise the level of student engagement in your reading program, Advanced Reading Instruction in the Middle
Years is for you. If you want to challenge your advanced students and offer
them some new ways of thinking while improving reading comprehension, this book
is for you. If you want book recommendations for not-yet-so-mature students who
are able to read at an adult level, this book is for you.
the novel discussion circle as a focus, this book provides a structured process
for getting advanced readers in the middle years involved in:
of the book offer the teacher guidance in:
book provides information and instructional materials for multiple novel genres
including realistic fiction, historical fiction, science fiction, fantasy,
mystery and graphic novels. A section on developmental bibliotherapy suggests
the use of novels in support of the unique social and emotional needs of
advanced learners. Finally, a section on technology offers ideas for
incorporating electronic resources into your Novel Approach to reading.