Handbook of Reading Interventions

Handbook of Reading Interventions

Book Title: Handbook of Reading Interventions

Author: Alan G. Kamhi

Format: Paperback | 436 pages

Publication Date: 18 Mar 2013

ISBN-13: 9781462509478

Comprehensive, authoritative, and designed for practical utility, this handbook presents evidence-based approaches for helping struggling readers and those at risk for literacy difficulties or delays. Leading experts explain how research on all aspects of literacy translates into innovative classroom practices. Chapters include clear descriptions of effective interventions for word recognition, spelling, fluency, vocabulary, comprehension, and writing, complete with concrete examples and teaching scripts. Coverage also encompasses preschool literacy instruction and interventions for older readers, English language learners, and students with learning disabilities, as well as peer-mediated and tutoring approaches.