Results for: larry swartz

Below is a list of 11 the books by this author.

Book cover of BETTER READING NOW
BETTER READING NOW
By: larry swartz | Published: April 2021

A grab-bag of ready-to-use strategies and activities to inspire students and nurture lifelong readers.

  • ISBN
    9781551383491
  • Binding
    Paperback Canadian
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    Teacher / Parent Resources
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Book cover of BULLY-GO-ROUND
BULLY-GO-ROUND
By: larry swartz | Published: February 2013

In our society, where emerging technologies unite us in new ways, bullying is reaching epidemic proportions. The Bully-Go-Round provides strategies fo...

In our society, where emerging technologies unite us in new ways, bullying is reaching epidemic proportions. The Bully-Go-Round provides strategies for a better understanding of all aspects of bullying from the perspective of the bully, the bullied, and the bystander. This handbook offers more than thirty-five activities, including responding in writing, in art, and in role play; lists of resources; discussion prompts; and tips for teachers on providing a safe forum in our classrooms to explore the complexity of the bullying issue.

  • ISBN
    9781551382852
  • Binding
    Paperback Canadian
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    Teacher / Parent Resources
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$12.95
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Book cover of DRAMA SCHEMES THEMES & DREAMS
DRAMA SCHEMES THEMES & DREAMS
By: larry swartz | Published: July 2010

Drama Schemes, Themes & Dreams offers a comprehensive outline of improvistion and interpretation strategies that theachers can incoro...

Drama Schemes, Themes & Dreams offers a comprehensive outline of improvistion and interpretation strategies that theachers can incoroporate in classroom instruction. Organized around universal themes that invite students to make connections to texts and to each other, the book encourages students to consider their own identities and their place in the world. This useful book features a host of sources for dramatic activity, including scripts, monologues, poetry, novel excerpts, and technology. The activities enrich the meaning-making, creative process, and critical skills that students need to succeed in school and life.,

  • ISBN
    9781551382531
  • Binding
    Paperback Canadian
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    Teacher / Parent Resources
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Book cover of NEW DRAMATHEMES - 3RD EDITION
NEW DRAMATHEMES - 3RD EDITION
By: larry swartz | Published: June 2002

This remarkable book includes more than one hundred games and drama activities, all with a clear learning focus. The activities use themes as a spring...

This remarkable book includes more than one hundred games and drama activities, all with a clear learning focus. The activities use themes as a springboard for easy drama through games, movement, tableau, role playing, improvisation, readers theatre, choral speaking, and much more. Teachers will find opportunities to explore literary genres that include the picture book, novel, rhyme, folktale, poem, script, and photograph. New drama structures look at relevant topics that range from personal narrative and the immigrant experience to bullying and building a community. This comprehensive approach to drama illustrates how teachers can reach each learner in the classroom. "About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

  • ISBN
    9781551381411
  • Binding
    Paperback Canadian
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    Teacher / Parent Resources
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Book cover of NOVEL EXPERIENCE - STEPS FOR CHOOSING
NOVEL EXPERIENCE - STEPS FOR CHOOSING
By: larry swartz | Published: November 2006

This 32-page flipchart provides a wealth of practical tips and suggestions for using the power of novels to explore the fascinating world of language....

This 32-page flipchart provides a wealth of practical tips and suggestions for using the power of novels to explore the fascinating world of language. Through simple steps, this handy guide helps students develop confidence in choosing novels that suit their tastes, interests, and abilities. It focuses on innovative ways students can share their responses to literature and make connections to their own lives. The flipchart offers a thoughtfully structured framework for organizing classrooms that promote a variety of novel-reading experiences.Why Read Novels?Organizing a Novel ProgramChoosing NovelsReading for ComprehensionProcessing InformationResponding and Sharing The Novel Experiencemodels comprehension strategies to use before, during, and after reading that will help readers hone their skills and clarify their understanding. Graphic organizers and reproducible masters illustrate how students can integrate thinking, reading, writing, and responding. The straightforward and easy-to-read format is complemented by an up-to-date list of more than 100 novels that will introduce readers to a whole new world of favorites!

  • ISBN
    9781551382005
  • Binding
    Paperback Canadian
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    Teacher / Parent Resources
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Book cover of PICTURE BOOK EXPERIENCE
PICTURE BOOK EXPERIENCE
By: larry swartz | Published: February 2009

This handy flipchart describes how teachers can effectively use picture books as tools for learning. Through deeper reading, students experience and r...

This handy flipchart describes how teachers can effectively use picture books as tools for learning. Through deeper reading, students experience and respond to picture books in a way that enhances understanding and leads to renewed wonder. The Picture Book Experience includes easy-to-use tips, charts, graphic organizers, and activities for whole-classroom or independent reading. The extensive lists of titles, authors, and illustrators help teachers and students select personal picture book favorites to return to again and again.

  • ISBN
    9781551382357
  • Binding
    Paperback Canadian
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    Teacher / Parent Resources
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Book cover of POETRY EXPERIENCE
POETRY EXPERIENCE
By: larry swartz | Published: February 2008

This playful 32-page flip book explores all aspects of poetry — from guidelines and an overview of poetic forms to the Top Ten lists of var...

This playful 32-page flip book explores all aspects of poetry — from guidelines and an overview of poetic forms to the Top Ten lists of various poetry favorites. Handy reproducible masters are also provided which include a poetry timetable, ten questions to ask about any poem, an observation checklist for teachers, and a personal poetry inventory for students. Created by two remarkable poets and educators, The Poetry Experience brings their infectious style to a topic that is often challenging for students and teachers alike. From questions and short activities to full classroom events, this engaging book focuses on both reading and writing poetry, and on experiencing poetry both on the page and read aloud. Extensive lists of poets and books ensure that every reader will find personal favorites to celebrate.

  • ISBN
    9781551382234
  • Binding
    Paperback Canadian
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    Teacher / Parent Resources
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Book cover of TAKE ME TO YOUR READERS
TAKE ME TO YOUR READERS
By: larry swartz | Published: September 2017

This thoughtful book is rooted in the belief that teachers can lead their students to develop their reading tastes and grow in their love of reading a...

This thoughtful book is rooted in the belief that teachers can lead their students to develop their reading tastes and grow in their love of reading at the same time as supporting and stretching students in their meaning-making experiences. Practical and comprehensive, it highlights more than 50 instructional strategies that invite students to work inside and outside a book through reading, writing, talk, and arts experiences. It highlights the work of guest voices that include classroom teachers, occasional teachers, special education teachers, and librarians who share their best literacy practices.

  • ISBN
    9781551383262
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    Paperback Canadian
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    Teacher / Parent Resources
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Book cover of TEACHING TOUGH TOPICS
TEACHING TOUGH TOPICS
By: larry swartz | Published: January 2020

A comprehensive guide to choosing and using the best children's books to address sensitive but significant topics in the classroom.

  • ISBN
    9781551383415
  • Binding
    Paperback Canadian
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    Teacher / Parent Resources
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Book cover of THIS IS A GREAT BOOK
THIS IS A GREAT BOOK
By: larry swartz | Published: October 2015

"This Is a Great Book!" champions the belief that having a wide range of "great" books to read is essential to stu...

"This Is a Great Book!" champions the belief that having a wide range of "great" books to read is essential to students' becoming lifelong readers. Based on extensive research, this highly readable book includes recommended titles that cover a spectrum of developmental stages, from early chapter books to young adult novels. The 101 literacy events include a wealth of practical strategies: more than 50 reproducible activities, assessment profiles, and inventories for easy classroom use. Committed to nurturing the love of reading, this passionate book invites readers to dig deeper by responding through writing, discussion, the arts, media, and more.

  • ISBN
    9781551383088
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    Paperback Canadian
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    Teacher / Parent Resources
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Book cover of WORD BY WORD
WORD BY WORD
By: larry swartz | Published: January 2019

Make words the core of classroom instruction and engagement! Literacy guru Larry Swartz offers novel ways to expand students' interest in and facility...

Make words the core of classroom instruction and engagement! Literacy guru Larry Swartz offers novel ways to expand students' interest in and facility with words and word power; day by day, word by word. This practical resource is designed to help students discover why word choice and language matter as they build vocabulary across subject areas, gain confidence in word usage, and increase their understanding of word patterns. This practical book shows you how to encourage and motivate students to become passionate about words and develop strategies to help them grow in all their language and learning skills. Ideal for new and experienced teachers, Word by Word is committed to helping students develop innovative ways to explore and make meaning with words.

  • ISBN
    9781551383385
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    Paperback Canadian
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    Teacher / Parent Resources
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