Life's Literacy Lessons

Stories and Poems for Teachers

This poignant collection of stories and poems honors literacy educators for the often difficult and always essential work they do with students of all ages. A well-loved classic, Life's Literacy Lessons, is back in print by popular demand and now includes stories as well as new poems. From reading aloud to grammar, from handwriting to standards, Steven Layne highlights the tears and laughter, the challenges and rewards that inspire today's teachers. And Steven reveals his motivation—the events, words, and thoughts that led him to capture his musings in verse and prose.

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This poignant collection of stories and poems honors literacy educators for the often difficult and always essential work they do with students of all ages. A well-loved classic, Life's Literacy Lessons, is back in print by popular demand and now includes stories as well as new poems. From reading aloud to grammar, from handwriting to standards, Steven Layne highlights the tears and laughter, the challenges and rewards that inspire today's teachers. And Steven reveals his motivation—...read more

About the Author(s)

Dr. Steven L. Layne serves as Chair of Graduate Programs in Literacy Education at Judson University in Elgin, Illinois, where he teaches courses at both the Master and Doctoral level. He is a fifteen-year veteran of public education, serving as a classroom teacher and reading specialist in a wide span of grade levels.

Table of Contents

Preview a selection of poems online!

Contents
A Word from Steven
About Beginning and Early Reading
About Grammar, Spelling, Handwriting, and Composition
About Junior High and High School Literacy Issues
About Reading Aloud
About Standards and Teachers

Product Details

Grade Range: K-12
Media: Hardcover keepsake edition, 96 ppMedia: E-BookMedia: E-Book/Print Bundle
Year: 2013
Item No: 0988Item No: 0990Item No: B998
ISBN: 978-157110-988-0ISBN: 978-157110-990-3ISBN: 978-15711B-988-0

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