Guides to Effective Literacy Instruction

Primary
   Document

 A Guide to Effective Instruction in Reading, Kindergarten to Grade 3, 2003

http://www.eworkshop.on.ca/edu/resources/guides/Reading_K_3_English.pdf
 
Contents:
 
Part 1: Improving Student Achievement in Reading
Part 2: Effective Reading Instruction

 A Guide to Effective Instruction in Writing, Kindergarten to Grade 3, 2005

http://www.eworkshop.on.ca/edu/resources/guides/Guide_Writing_%20K_3.pdf
 
Contents:
 
1. Overview of Effective Instruction in Writing
2. Modelled  Writing
3. Shared Writing
4. Interactive Writing
5. Guided Writing
6. Independent Writing
7. Assessment and Evaluation

Appendices to A Guide to Effective Instruction in Writing, Kindergarten to Grade 3
 
http://www.eworkshop.on.ca/edu/pdf/Appendices_writing.pdf


Junior

 Document
 
A Guide to Effective Literacy Instruction -
Volume 1: Foundations of Literacy Instruction for the Junior Learner

This file has been divided into two separate files:

 
Contents:
 
Introduction
Chapter 1: The Junior Learner
Chapter 2: Knowledge and Skills Required for Literacy
 
 

Contents:
 
Chapter 3: Principles of Effective Literacy Instruction
Appendices
 
 
A Guide to Effective Literacy Instruction -
Volume 2: Assessment
 
 
Contents:
 
Introduction
The Role and Focus of Assessment in Literacy Instruction
The Literacy Assessment Cycle
Assessing Literacy
The Literacy Assessment Profile
Involving Students in Assessment
Communication of Assessment Information
Summary: Characteristics of Effective Literacy Assessment
Assessment Strategies and Tools
Appendices
 
 
 A Guide to Effective Literacy Instruction -
Volume 3: Planning and Classroom Management
 
 
Contents:
 
Introduction
Chapter 1: Planning
Chapter 2: Classroom Environment and Resources
Student Resources Cited in this Volume
 
A Guide to Effective Literacy Instruction -
Volume 4: Oral Language
 
 
Contents:
 
Introduction
An Overview of Oral Language in the Junior Grades
Talking, Listening, and Thinking
Accountable Talk
Formal Talk
 
A Guide to Effective Literacy Instruction -
Volume 5: Reading

http://www.eworkshop.on.ca/edu/resources/guides/Guide_Lit_456_Vol_5_Reading.pdf

Contents:
 
Introduction
Reading in the Junior Grades
Reading, Comprehending, and Responding
Reading Instruction
Reading Assessment
 
 
A Guide to Effective Literacy Instruction -
Volume 6: Writing
 
Contents:
 
Writing in the Junior Grades
Writing Instruction
Assessment of Writing
Sample Writing Lessons
 
A Guide to Effective Literacy Instruction -
Volume - 7 Media Literacy
 
 
Contents:
 
An Overview of Media Literacy in the Junior Grades
Approaches to Teaching Media Literacy
Sample Lessons