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Little Readers, Big Thinkers

Teaching close reading in the primary grades

This manageable approach to close reading will help you harness the big thinking in your young learners' inquisitive minds. The book showcases ways that close reading can teach even the youngest students new ways to enjoy texts, think about them critically, and share that thinking with peers and adults. Little Readers, Big Thinkers offers a trove of  valuable insights:

  • What close reading is (and is not)
  • How to encourage students to “read like detectives”
  • Ways to weave close reading practices into your lessons
  • How to cultivate real reading, organic thinking, and deep conversations
  • Which books invite amazing learning and thinking experiences

With this book as your guide, close reading will become your students’ stepping stone to a lifelong love of reading.

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Author(s): Amy Stewart

Pages: 168 Publication Date: 2019 ISBN: 9781625312129

Paper Price: $ 29.95
eBook Price: $ 26.95
Paper + eBook Price: $ 39.95
All orders receive a 10% discount