Little Readers, Big Thinkers

Teaching Close Reading in the Primary Grades

Young learners are full of questions and wonderings, so much so that sometimes they need a guide for their curiosity. With Amy Stewart’s manageable approach to close reading, you’ll be able to harness the big thinking we know is inside their inquisitive minds.

Stewart, a Chicago-based literacy coach and teacher, showcases ways that close reading can teach even the youngest students new ways to enjoy texts, think about them critically, and share that thinking with peers and adults.

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Preorder now! Available 01/30/2019.

Description

Young learners are full of questions and wonderings, so much so that sometimes they need a guide for their curiosity. With Amy Stewart’s manageable approach to close reading, you’ll be able to harness the big thinking we know is inside their inquisitive minds.

Stewart, a Chicago-based literacy coach and teacher, showcases ways that close reading can teach even the youngest students new ways to enjoy texts, think about them critically, and share that thinking with peers and adults.

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About the Author(s)

Amy Stewart is a literacy coach who works and learns alongside K-3 teachers and students in a suburb of Chicago.  An avid reader and writer herself, Amy spends her days working to inspire passionate children who use reading and writing to learn, lead, and create.  Her classroom teaching experiences are in kindergarten and third grade.

Product Details

Grade Range: K-2
Media: 168 pp/paper
Available: 01/30/2019
Item No: 1212
ISBN: 978-1-62531-212-9

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