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  • SubGenre:Teaching Methods & Materials / Reading & Phonics
  • Language:English
  • Pages:75
  • eBook ISBN:9781483548296

Teaching Reading

Foundational Principles for the Classroom

by Valerie Maxsam Ed.S.

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This book offers a comprehensive overview of how to teach reading in an engaging and successful way. It is a must-have resource for any parent or teacher looking to help their students become better readers. With this book, parents and teachers can learn the fundamentals of teaching reading and apply them to their home or classroom setting.


"Teaching Reading: Fundamental Principles for the Classroom" serves as a comprehensive guide, offering principles and tactics that educators and parents can employ to enhance the reading skills of struggling readers. The book covers a range of essential subjects including phonics, the cultivation of phonemic awareness, and effective vocabulary instruction. Given the challenges many teachers face in delivering impactful reading lessons, "Teaching Reading" alleviates uncertainty by providing clear direction on what to teach and how to teach it.

About the author

Dr. Valerie Maxsam boasts an extensive 17-year career in education. Within that span, she engaged with numerous students grappling with reading difficulties, as well as teachers facing challenges in instructing reading effectively. Dr. Maxsam possesses an innate ability to elevate struggling readers into proficient ones, a talent honed over time. Her teaching experience has been distilled into a singular book, a repository of insights.

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