Literacy: The Creative Curriculum Approach (Book) by Cate Heroman & Candy Jones

Description:

This book provides a definition and description of each component of literacy, a summary of related research, and a thorough description of the teacher’s role in supporting literacy development. Also offered are teaching strategies to embed language and literacy in all aspects of the daily routine and learning environment. Adaptations for second language learners and children with special needs are provided, as well as checklists to assist the teacher in self-reflecting and improving the environment and practices in the classroom. (2004) (Content)

Tag(s): All Disabilities Assessment Curriculum/Instructional Methods Developmental Delay Early Childhood Early Intervention Elementary English Language Learners (ELL)/English as a Second Language (ESL) Evidence-Based Practice General Education Instructional Strategies Literacy Paraprofessional Parent/Family Preschool Professional Resources Speech/Language Impairment