Multisensory Teaching of Basic Language Skills

January 5, 2020 - Comment

Keep up with the latest on the highly respected multisensory teaching approach to literacy with this new fourth edition, a complete update of the bestselling textbook adopted in colleges and universities across the country. The most comprehensive text available on multisensory teaching, this book prepares today’s educators to use specific evidence-based approaches that improve struggling

Keep up with the latest on the highly respected multisensory teaching approach to literacy with this new fourth edition, a complete update of the bestselling textbook adopted in colleges and universities across the country. The most comprehensive text available on multisensory teaching, this book prepares today’s educators to use specific evidence-based approaches that improve struggling students’ language skills and academic outcomes in elementary through high school.

Educators will get rich background information on the systems and structures of the English language, plus a deep dive into the what and how of Structured Literacy Instruction. They’ll also find practical strategies and guidelines on all aspects of language and literacy instruction, including planning effective lessons, connecting research with practice, conducting and interpreting assessment, understanding the emotional side of learning disabilities, and more. An essential reference and professional development resource to keep and use for years to come, this book gets educators ready to be thoughtful, skilled, and compassionate teachers of reading and language arts.


WHAT’S NEW:
New chapters on pre-kindergarten literacy, executive function, and math learning disabilities Content now aligns with the 2018 IDA Knowledge and Practice Standards for Teachers of Reading and prepares students for the IDA certification exam Updated with the latest research in the field New insights and guidance on technology woven throughout the book Online companion materials and resources for many chapters More student-friendly features (see below)
SELECTED TOPICS COVERED: structured literacy instruction * oral language development * pre-k literacy * alphabet knowledge * phonemic awareness * decoding * spelling * handwriting * fluency * vocabulary instruction * reading comprehension * composition * assessment * executive function * math learning disabilities * effective learning environments * lesson planning * instruction for English language learners * instruction for older students and high-functioning adults

STUDENT-FRIENDLY FEATURES: Chapters now include learning objectives, an end-of-chapter Knowledge and Skill Assessment, reflection questions interspersed throughout, and new vignettes and case studies. The online companion materials feature sample lesson plans, answer keys, and other resources for further reading and reference.
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Comments

Anonymous says:

A great resource! No fluff. This is a great textbook. And thats saying a lot. It has no pictures, it is extremely dense, and the print is small….but man, the content is so in depth and gives tons of examples/resources. I would highly recommend.

Anonymous says:

Multisensory Educational and therapeutical language basic abilities manual Excelente recopilación de teoría y técnica para realizar diagnósticos e intervenciones tanto individuales como grupales en torno a la eneseñanza o terapeútica multisensorial. Abarca un rango muy amplio de edades y situaciones que hacen que el manual sea de utilidad tanto para docentes como para terapeutas. tiene información muy actualizada sobre las últimas investigaciones en la temática desde un soporte y perspectiva neuropsicológica.Excellent compilation of theory and technique to make…

Anonymous says:

Multisensory Teaching This is an excellent text for any educator that places focus on those students that may have a learning difficulty e.g. dyslexia, ADHD, etc.

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