Powerful Book Introductions

Leading with Meaning for Deeper Thinking

Effective book introductions during guided reading set the stage for young readers to navigate new texts independently and successfully and often shape the outcome of small-group lessons. Many teachers struggle with decisions about what these introductions should address, what they should include, and how to conduct them.  

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Effective book introductions during guided reading set the stage for young readers to navigate new texts independently and successfully and often shape the outcome of small-group lessons. Many teachers struggle with decisions about what these introductions should address, what they should include, and how to conduct them.  

In Powerful Book Introductions literacy leaders Kathleen Fay, Chrisie Moritz, and Suzanne Whaley speak to these concerns by taking a close look at the purp...read more

About the Author(s)

Kathleen Fay has served as a classroom teacher, Reading Recovery teacher, Title I resource teacher, and Literacy Collaborative Coach since beginning her teaching career in 1990.

Suzanne Whaley is a National Board certified teacher in Fairfax County, Virginia where she was a classroom teacher and literacy specialist for 22 years before working in central office. She currently leads the literacy professional development for reading specialists, principals, school teams, and teachers in her district.

Chrisie Moritz is a National Board certified literacy coach in Fairfax County, Virginia where she teaches, facilitates professional development sessions, and coaches other educators.  She presents at conferences and consults with school districts across the country on various topics related to literacy instruction.  Chrisie has taught grades K-2

Product Details

Grade Range: K-3
Available: 07/29/2017
Item No: 1050
ISBN: 978-162531-050-7
Hashtag: #BookIntros

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