Helping Students with Dyslexia and Dysgraphia Make Connections | 1st Edition
Differentiated Instruction Lesson Plans in Reading and Writing
AUTHOR: Berninger, Virginia W. and Wolf, Beverly J.
PUBLISHER: Paul H. Brookes Publishing Company Incorporated
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Students in Ginger Berninger's research studies showed significant improvement in their reading and writing after using these lessons; now available to teachers for the first time ever in one convenient book. A state-of-the-art set of lesson plans that can be used for differentiated instruction of students with dysgrahpia, dyslexia, and OWL LD, this book gives teachers of Grades 4-6 a whole school year of specialized group instruction that improves the literacy skills of students who struggle with written language.
Apractical companion to Teaching Students with Dyslexia and Dysgraphia, these step-by-step lessons: deliver positive results in brief interventions; use multiple learning mechanisms to keep children engaged and responsive to instruction; help students improve in mutliple subject areas; make it easy to incorporate research-based instruction into classrooms to meet the needs of ALL students; are detailed but not rigid, though highlly organized and pre-planned; and inspire students with encouraging "hope stories" about overcoming adversity.
Each ready-to-use lesson is complete with teacher materials and student materials. The teacher materials give educators warmup exercises that target key skills, simple activities with clear and detailed descriptions, and adaptable sample scripts that help them elicit student responses. And with the student materials, teachers will have reproducible worksheets that help children sharpen their skills in creative engaging ways.
PUBLICATION DATE: 9/9/2009
CATEGORY: Education, Language Arts & Disciplines, Medical, Psychology