CONTENT AREA LITERACY STRATEGIES  

Best Practices - Teaching Strategies

Iowa Content Network - This page functions as an index of all the reviews of scientifically based research studies about reading strategies.

Reading Strategy of the Month - from Florida Online Reading Professional Development

Explicit Instruction - Think Aloud

Comprehensive Literacy Plan 
(Memphis City Schools, Memphis, TN)

Cognitive Processes and Strategies 
(Middle/Secondary Education and Instructional Technology, Georgia State University)

Middle School CONTENT AREA READING Strategies for Explicit Instruction and Support
(Tennessee State Dept. of Education Division of Teaching and Learning)  - 103 pages -

Scholastic Professional Author TalkAbouts.

With our podcasts you were able to listen to our authors speak on a variety of education-related topics. With our Author TalkAbouts, you can see them as they answer questions on important issues in education—from reading, writing, and vocabulary instruction to topics of special interest to literacy leaders. They are designed to keep you abreast of the most current thinking and best practices in education.

http://teacher.scholastic.com/products/scholasticprofessional/authors/talkabouts.htm#wilhelm

June 2007:
>Jeffrey Wilhelm (NEW!)

April 2007:
>Nancie Atwell (NEW!)

January 2007:
>Jim Burke
>Lester Laminack
>Linda Reif

CRCSD Language Arts "Wiki"

CRCSD CAL Table of Contents