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Books & E-books
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Reconsidering Primary Literacy: Enabling Children to Become Critically Literate by
Call Number: LB1576.S79885 2017 (LC)
New York, NY: Routledge, .
Reading and Language Arts Worksheets Don't Grow Dendrites: 20 Literacy Strategies That Engage the Brain by
Call Number: LB1576.T28 2014 (LC)
Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin, .
Handbook of Research on Teaching the English Language Arts by
Call Number: LB1576.H24 2011 (WC)
New York, NY: Routledge, 2011.
Story: Still the Heart of Literacy Learning by
Call Number: LB1576.C8548 2016 (LC)
Portland, ME: Stenhouse, 2016.
Teaching Middle School Language Arts: Incorporating Twenty-First-Century Literacies by
Call Number: LB1631.R634 2010 (WC)
Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield Education, 2010.
The Writing Strategies Book: Your Everything Guide to Developing Skilled Writers by
Call Number: LB1576.S343426 2017 (LC)
Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 2017.
Web Content: Language Arts
100 Great Children's Books | 100 Years
List from the New York Public Library
American National Council of Teachers of English
A professional association of educators in English studies, literacy, and language arts
Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site
Promoting reading is the theme, with citations and reviews of quality children's books, and good suggestions for making use of them in the classroom.
Center for Applied Linguistics
"CAL is a private nonprofit organization working to improve communication through better understanding of language and culture . . and is based in Washington, DC." CAL focuses on topics such as English language learners, foreign language, testing/assessment, literacy education, dialects, refugee integration, and international development.
Database of Award-Winning Children's Literature
Compiled by librarian Lisa R. Bartle, the purpose of the Database "is to create a tailored reading list of quality children's literature or to find out if a book has won one of the indexed awards. DAWCL has over 8700 records from 102 awards across six English-speaking countries."
From New York State Department of Education
Journal: Language Arts
From the National Council of Teachers of English; read open access articles from the publication Language Arts. Click on the article title to read.
Language Arts Standards
From the National Council of Teachers of English
Literacy Information and Communication System (LINCS)
"LINCS is a national dissemination, resource gathering, and professional development system providing information on a wide variety of literacy relevant topics, issues, and resources . . . "
National Association for Bilingual Education
The premier national body concerned with targeting and promoting educational interests of both English language learners and bilingual education professionals.
National Writing Project
The NWP focuses "on sustained efforts to improve writing and learning for all learners . . . NWP is a network of sites anchored at colleges and universities and serving teachers across disciplines and at all levels, early childhood through university."
Reading is Fundamental
RIF is America's leading nonprofit children's literacy organization whose aim is to get children to want to read. RIF gets free books into kids' hands and makes reading fun through exciting reading-related activities.
"Teaching kids to read and helping those who struggle. . . Reading Rockets is funded by a grant from the U.S. Dept. of Education."
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