Hawker Brownlow Education

Cultivating Readers: Everything You Need to Take Reading Instruction Beyond the Skills to Addressing the Will

Author: Mary Lynch, Anne Elliot

Availability: In Stock

Code: PBP8467

ISBN: 9781760568467

No of Pages: 142

Publish date: 22/10/2018

Price: $32.95


Cultivating Readers introduces a six-step approach for
nurturing and growing complete readers who have the will to read.

This remarkable book shows how to create classrooms where students
understand the value of reading, intimately know who they are as readers, and
receive joy and pleasure from text. Based on extensive classroom experience,
this practical resource explores six essential steps you need to build a
powerful reading community by:

  • sharing your reading life

  • knowing your students

  • modelling the habits of a reader

  • making the WHY of reading visible

  • creating the space

  • nourishing the will.

The strategies you need to set the foundation for a classroom of
enthusiastic readers is what this book is all about powerful classroom
anecdotes and ready-to-use activities support this highly readable resource for
teachers in Years 3–8.

Cultivating Readers includes everything you need to take
reading instruction beyond teaching the skills to addressing the will.