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Text Complexity: Stretching Readers With Texts and Tasks

Text Complexity

Stretching Readers With Texts and Tasks

Second Edition

Douglas Fisher, Nancy Frey, Diane Lapp

Member Price: $27.95

Interactive Writing Across Grades: A Small Practice With Big Results, PreK–5

Interactive Writing Across Grades

A Small Practice With Big Results, PreK–5

Kate Roth, Joan M. Dabrowski

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Cultivating Coaching Mindsets: An Action Guide for Literacy Leaders

Cultivating Coaching Mindsets

An Action Guide for Literacy Leaders

Second Edition

Rita M. Bean, Jacy C. Ippolito

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Struggling Readers: Engaging and Teaching in Grades 3–8

Struggling Readers

Engaging and Teaching in Grades 3–8

Maureen McLaughlin, Timothy V. Rasinski

Member Price: $23.95

Research-Based Practices for Teaching Common Core Literacy

Research-Based Practices for Teaching Common Core Literacy

P. David Pearson, Elfrieda H. Hiebert

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Literacy Strong All Year Long: Powerful Lessons for K–2

Literacy Strong All Year Long

Powerful Lessons for K–2

Valerie A. Ellery, Lori Oczkus, Timothy V. Rasinski

Member Price: $23.95

Engaging the Adolescent Learner: Setting the Stage for 21st-Century Learning

Engaging the Adolescent Learner

Setting the Stage for 21st-Century Learning

Douglas Fisher, Nancy Frey

Member Price: $15.95

Children’s Literature in the Reading Program: Engaging Young Readers in the 21st Century

Children's Literature in the Reading Program

Engaging Young Readers in the 21st Century

Fourth Edition

Deborah A. Wooten, Bernice E. Cullinan

Member Price: $23.95

The Writing Thief: Using Mentor Texts to Teach the Craft of Writing

The Writing Thief

Using Mentor Texts to Teach the Craft of Writing

Ruth Culham

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The Literacy Coach’s Survival Guide: Essential Questions and Practical Answers

The Literacy Coach's Survival Guide

Essential Questions and Practical Answers

Second Edition

Cathy Toll

Member Price: $23.15

Super Core! Turbocharging Your Basal Reading Program With More Reading, Writing, and Word Work

Super Core!

Turbocharging Your Basal Reading Program With More Reading, Writing, and Word Work

Mark A. Weakland

Member Price: $23.95

Reading, Writing, and Literacy 2.0: Teaching With Online Texts, Tools, and Resources, K–8

Reading, Writing, and Literacy 2.0: Teaching With Online Texts, Tools, and Resources, K–8

Denise Johnson

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Powerful Content Connections: Nurturing Readers, Writers, and Thinkers in Grades K–3

Powerful Content Connections

Nurturing Readers, Writers, and Thinkers in Grades K–3

Jennifer L. Altieri

Member Price: $23.95

Just the Facts! Close Reading and Comprehension of Informational Text

Just the Facts! Close Reading and Comprehension of Informational Text

Lori Oczkus

Member Price: $23.95

Inside Information: Developing Powerful Readers and Writers of Informational Text Through Project-Based Instruction

Inside Information

Developing Powerful Readers and Writers of Informational Text Through Project-Based Instruction, K–5

Nell K. Duke

Member Price: $28.75

Creating Strategic Readers: Techniques for Supporting Rigorous Literacy Instruction

Creating Strategic Readers

Techniques for Supporting Rigorous Literacy Instruction

Third Edition

Valerie A. Ellery

Member Price: $31.95

Close Reading and Writing From Sources

Close Reading and Writing From Sources

Douglas Fisher, Nancy Frey

Member Price: $20.75

Classroom Strategies for Interactive Learning

Classroom Strategies for Interactive Learning

Fourth Edition

Douglas R. Buehl

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Building Academic Language: Meeting Common Core Standards Across Disciplines

Building Academic Language

Meeting Common Core Standards Across Disciplines

Second Edition

Jeff A. Zwiers

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Be Fabulous: The Reading Teacher’s Guide to Reclaiming Your Happiness in the Classroom

Be Fabulous

The Reading Teacher's Guide to Reclaiming Your Happiness in the Classroom

Jennifer Scoggin

Member Price: $19.95

Theoretical Models and Processes of Reading

Theoretical Models and Processes of Reading

Sixth Edition

Donna E. Alvermann, Norman J. Unrau, Robert B. Ruddell

Member Price: $99.95

The Path to Get There: A Common Core Road Map for Higher Student Achievement Across the Disciplines

The Path to Get There:

A Common Core Road Map for Higher Student Achievement Across the Disciplines

Douglas Fisher, Nancy Frey, Cristina Alfaro

Members: $23.96 when you enter promotion code PATHIRA!

The Common Core: Teaching Students in Grades 6–12 to Meet the Reading Standards

The Common Core

Teaching Students in Grades 6–12 to Meet the Reading Standards

Maureen McLaughlin, Brenda J. Overturf

Member Price: $26.35

The Common Core: Teaching K–5 Students to Meet the Reading Standards

The Common Core

Teaching K–5 Students to Meet the Reading Standards

Maureen McLaughlin, Brenda J. Overturf

Member Price: $26.35

The Common Core: Graphic Organizers for Teaching K–12 Students to Meet the Reading Standards

The Common Core

Graphic Organizers for Teaching K‒12 Students to Meet the Reading Standards

Maureen McLaughlin, Brenda J. Overturf

Member Price: $11.95

Summer Reading: Closing the Rich/Poor Reading Achievement Gap

Summer Reading

Closing the Rich/Poor Reading Achievement Gap

Richard L. Allington, Anne McGill-Franzen

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Comprehension Shouldn’t Be Silent: From Strategy Instruction to Student Independence

Comprehension Shouldn't Be Silent

From Strategy Instruction to Student Independence

Second Edition

Michelle Kelley, Nicki Clausen-Grace

Member Price: $26.35

Comprehension Instruction Through Text-Based Discussion

Comprehension Instruction Through Text-Based Discussion

Linda L. Kucan, Annemarie Palincsar

Member Price: $27.95

Understanding and Using Reading Assessment, K–12

Understanding and Using Reading Assessment, K-12

Second Edition

Peter P. Afflerbach

Member Price: $23.95

Small-Group Reading Instruction: Differentiated Teaching Models for Intermediate Readers, Grades 3–8

Small-Group Reading Instruction

Differentiated Teaching Models for Intermediate Readers, Grades 3–8

Second Edition

Beverly B. Tyner, Sharon E. Green

Member Price: $27.95

Best Ever Literacy Survival Tips: 72 Lessons You Can’t Teach Without

Best Ever Literacy Survival Tips

72 Lessons You Can't Teach Without

Lori Oczkus

Member Price: $18.95

What Research Has to Say About Reading Instruction

What Research Has to Say About Reading Instruction

Fourth Edition

S. J. Samuels, Alan Farstrup

Member Price: $38.95

Handbook of Reading Research

Handbook of Reading Research

Volume IV

Michael L. Kamil, P. David Pearson, Elizabeth B. Moje, Peter P. Afflerbach

Member Price: $95.95

Early Biliteracy Development: Exploring Young Learners’ Use of Their Linguistic Resources

Early Biliteracy Development

Exploring Young Learners' Use of Their Linguistic Resources

Eurydice B. Bauer, Mileidis Gort

Member Price: $33.95

Developing Readers in the Academic Disciplines

Developing Readers in the Academic Disciplines

Douglas R. Buehl

Member Price: $23.95

Standards for Reading Professionals—Revised 2010

Standards for Reading Professionals

Revised 2010 Edition

International Reading Association

Member Price: $9.60

Reciprocal Teaching at Work: Powerful Strategies and Lessons for Improving Reading Comprehension

Reciprocal Teaching at Work

Powerful Strategies and Lessons for Improving Reading Comprehension

Second Edition

Lori Oczkus

Member Price: $27.95

Preventing Misguided Reading: New Strategies for Guided Reading Teachers

Preventing Misguided Reading

New Strategies for Guided Reading Teachers

Jan M. Burkins, Melody Croft

Member Price: $22.95

Small-Group Reading Instruction: A Differentiated Teaching Model for Beginning and Struggling Readers

Small-Group Reading Instruction

A Differentiated Teaching Model for Beginning and Struggling Readers

Second Edition

Beverly B. Tyner

Member Price: $25.95

Guided Comprehension in Grades 3–8

Guided Comprehension in Grades 3–8

Combined Second Edition

Maureen McLaughlin, Mary B. Allen

Member Price: $34.50

Handbook of Research on Teaching Literacy Through the Communicative and Visual Arts

Handbook of Research on Teaching Literacy Through the Communicative and Visual Arts

II Edition

James E. Flood, Shirley B. Heath, Diane Lapp

No ILA member discount available

Marvelous Minilessons for Teaching Beginning Writing, K–3

Marvelous Minilessons for Teaching Beginning Writing, K–3

Lori L. Jamison

Member Price: $21.50

Developing Reading and Writing in Second-Language Learners Lessons From the Report of the National Literacy Panel on Language-Minority Children and Youth

Developing Reading and Writing in Second-Language Learners

Lessons From the Report of the National Literacy Panel on Language-Minority Children and Youth

Diane L. August, Timothy Shanahan

No ILA member discount available

Standards for Middle and High School Literacy Coaches

Standards for Middle and High School Literacy Coaches

International Reading Association

Member Price: $3.75

What Research Has to Say About Reading Instruction

What Research Has to Say About Reading Instruction

Third Edition

Alan Farstrup, S. J. Samuels