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  1. Shifting the Balance: 6 Ways to Bring the Science of Reading into the Balanced Literacy Classroom

    These days, it seems that everyone has a strong opinion about how to teach young children to read. Some may brush off the current tension as nothing more than one more round of ‘the reading wars’. Others may avoid the clash altogether due to the uncivilised discourse that sometimes results. Certainly, sorting the signal from the noise is no easy task. In this leading-edge book, authors Jan Burkins and Kari Yates address this tension as a critical opportunity to look closely at the research, re-evaluate current practices and embrace new possibilities for an even stronger enactment of balanced literacy.

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    A$49.95
  2. 5 Kinds of Nonfiction: Enriching Reading and Writing Instruction with Children's Books

    For decades, we’ve classified fiction as a way to study, understand and, ultimately, teach it better. However, up to now, nonfiction hasn’t received this same level of intention. In 5 kinds of nonfiction: Enriching reading and writing instruction with children’s books, Melissa Stewart and Marlene Correia present a new way to sort nonfiction into five major categories and show how doing so can help teachers and librarians build stronger readers and writers.

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    A$54.95
  3. My View, My Voice: 21 Strategies for Powerful, Persuasive Writing, Years 6–8

    Dive deeply into persuasive writing strategies that lead students to research topics, form and support opinions and arguments, and present their ideas in a variety of engaging ways. Age-appropriate learning opportunities and strategies are provided to empower students to engage in productive debate and support their views with logic and evidence. This timely resource will enable teachers and students to incorporate persuasive writing into the classroom with expertise, confidence and joy. 

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    A$49.95
  4. My View, My Voice: 21 Strategies for Powerful, Persuasive Writing, Years 3–5

    Dive deeply into persuasive writing strategies that lead students to research topics, form and support opinions and arguments, and present their ideas in a variety of engaging ways. Age-appropriate learning opportunities and strategies are provided to empower students to engage in productive debate and support their views with logic and evidence. This timely resource will enable teachers and students to incorporate persuasive writing into the classroom with expertise, confidence and joy. 

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    A$49.95
  5. My View, My Voice: 21 Strategies for Powerful, Persuasive Writing, Years F–2

    Dive deeply into persuasive writing strategies that lead students to research topics, form and support opinions and arguments, and present their ideas in a variety of engaging ways. Age-appropriate learning opportunities and strategies are provided to empower students to engage in productive debate and support their views with logic and evidence. This timely resource will enable teachers and students to incorporate persuasive writing into the classroom with expertise, confidence and joy. 

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    A$43.95
  6. Integrated English Language Development: Supporting English Learners Across the Curriculum

    This powerful resource helps teachers infuse language learning into every subject area with research-based instructional strategies. It is packed with easy-to-use activities that immerse students in content while promoting oral and written language development.

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    A$49.95
  7. Prove It! Using Textual Evidence, Years 6–8

    In this timely resource, students learn to prove their conclusions by reading critically and closely and by effectively annotating literary and informational texts. Students will look for central ideas to comprehend texts and use credible evidence to make informed decisions. Lessons focus on finding, using and citing reliable sources and text evidence. 

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    A$35.95
  8. Prove It! Using Textual Evidence, Years 3–5

    In this timely resource, students learn to prove their conclusions by reading critically and closely and by effectively annotating literary and informational texts. Students will look for central ideas to comprehend texts and use credible evidence to make informed decisions. Lessons focus on finding, using and citing reliable sources and text evidence. 

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    A$35.95
  9. Quiz-Quiz-Trade: English, Years 3-6

    Quiz-Quiz-Trade is a student favourite! This Kagan Structure turns need-to-know curriculum into a fun and interactive quizzing game. To play, every student receives a quiz card relating to the topic. Students then pair up with a classmate. Using their cards, they quiz each other. After coaching or praising, they trade cards and set off to quiz a new classmate with their new card. The repeated practice boosts retention of the content. Memorising important information and concepts has never been so fun! Each book is loaded with card sets on a variety of topics. Each card set includes enough ready-to-copy cards for your entire class to play.

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    A$34.95
  10. Building Vocabulary with Greek and Latin Roots: A Professional Guide to Word Knowledge and Vocabulary Development, Second Edition

    Effective vocabulary instruction is the key to students’ literacy development, content-area mastery and conceptual thinking. Yet how do teachers know which words to teach and how best to teach them? This F–12 resource focuses on how to teach the Greek and Latin roots that lie at the core of over 90 per cent of academic vocabulary

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    A$43.95
  11. Engaging Young Readers: Practical Tools and Strategies to Reach All Learners

    Engaging young readers gives teachers the strategies and technology they need to meet their students where they are in their reading ability and help them move forward in their personalised skill development.

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    A$38.95
  12. Quiz-Quiz-Trade: English, Years 2–4

    Quiz-Quiz-Trade is a student favourite! This Kagan Structure turns need-to-know curriculum into a fun, interactive quizzing game. To play, every student receives a quiz card relating to the topic. Students then pair up with a classmate. Using their cards, they quiz each other. After coaching or praising, they trade cards and set off to quiz a new classmate with their new card. The repeated practice boosts retention of the content. Memorizing important information and concepts has never been so fun! This book is loaded with card sets on a variety of topics. Each card set includes enough ready-to-copy cards for your entire class to play.

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    A$34.95

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