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You gotta be the book : teaching engaged and reflective reading with adolescents

Author: Jeffrey D Wilhelm
Publisher: New York, NY : Teachers College Press, ©2008.
Series: Language and literacy series (New York, N.Y.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Through textured case studies of engaged and reluctant readers, "You Gotta Be the Book" addresses the following issues: What do highly engaged, adolescent readers DO as they read? What is it about traditional schooling, reading instruction, and literary instruction that deters engaged reading and serves to disenfranchise young readers? How can interventions like dramatic and artistic responses to literature be used  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey D Wilhelm
ISBN: 9780807748466 0807748463
OCLC Number: 156994432
Description: xx, 244 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Moving toward a reader-centered classroom --
Looking at student reading --
The dimensions of the reader's response --
Using drama to extend the reader --
Reading is seeing --
Expanding concepts of reading, response, and literature.
Series Title: Language and literacy series (New York, N.Y.)
Responsibility: Jeffrey D. Wilhelm ; foreword by Michael W. Smith.

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Shows educators how to think of reading as a personally meaningful, pleasurable, and productive pursuit.  Read more...
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