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Clearing the Path for Developing Learners

Essential Literacy Skills to Support Achievement in Every Content Area

By: Peg Grafwallner

This book will provide teachers with the tools they need to embed core literacy skills into every subject matter in a way that supports developing students in becoming better readers, writers, thinkers, and speakers—no matter the content area.

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Apply essential literacy skills in every subject matter

All learning is based on the mastery of essential literary skills, and in this impactful title from author and reading specialist Peg Grafwallner, educators will discover tools they need to embed literacy into all subjects. Using this book’s skill-building strategies and reproducibles, educators can effectively teach those literacy skills to support developing students as they learn to read, write, and think critically.

Through this title, educators will discover how to:

  • Expand their teaching methods to include literacy skills
  • Introduce literacy into daily lesson planning
  • Embed reading comprehension into any subject area
  • Create a positive classroom culture through relevant and relatable vocabulary strategies
  • Scaffold instruction using literacy strategies to boost subject-area comprehension

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Product Code: BKG105

ISBN: 9781954631793

Published By: Solution Tree

Clearing the Path for Developing Learners lays out a blueprint for working with seven essential literacy skills. Complete with reproducibles, graphic organizers, classroom examples, and lesson plans, this book equips educators to teach these skills and makes it possible for students to succeed. Your entire district should be reading this book and using it for professional development!”

Cicely Lewis, school librarian and author, Meadowcreek High School, Georgia

“Author Peg Grafwallner writes with a genuine understanding of twenty-first century learners’ needs. Clearing the Path for Developing Learners is your user-friendly guide to prioritizing essential literacy skills, mindful teaching practices, and teacher-student relationships.”

Leah Porter, teacher, Wilcox Elementary School, Michigan

Clearing the Path for Developing Learners is a must-read for any teacher who wants to increase students’ reading skills and comprehension across content areas. Readers find tangible ways to support students of diverse reading levels, using lesson-planning tools, graphic organizers, and reproducibles galore!”

Mariah Morris, director of literacy, Orange County Schools, North Carolina

“In this highly accessible new publication, Peg Grafwallner offers clear guidance on how every teacher can embed essential literacy skills into their lessons. Clearing the Path for Developing Learners challenges us to focus on practical literacy strategies in every content area—and shows us step by step how to do it!”

Andrea Honigsfeld, professor, Molloy University, New York