9780141001616

The Read-Aloud Handbook

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  • ISBN13:

    9780141001616

  • ISBN10:

    0141001615

  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2001-08-01
  • Publisher: Alloybooks
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For more than two decades, millions of parents and educators have turned to Trelease's beloved classic to help countless children become avid readers through awakening their imaginations and improving their language skills. Now this new edition imparts the benefits, rewards, and importance of reading aloud to children of a new generation.

Table of Contents

Introduction xi
Why Read Aloud?
1(27)
When to Begin Read-Aloud
28(32)
The Stages of Read-Aloud
60(39)
The Do's and Don'ts of Read-Aloud
99(7)
Sustained Silent Reading: Reading-Aloud's Natural Partner
106(37)
Libraries: Home, School, and Public
143(26)
Lessons from Oprah, Harry, and the Internet
169(25)
Television
194(20)
How to Use the Treasury
214(4)
Treasury of Read-Alouds 218(115)
Wordless Books
219(1)
Predictable Books
220(2)
Reference Books
222(1)
Picture Books
223(47)
Short Novels
270(14)
Full-Length Novels
284(39)
Poetry
323(4)
Anthologies
327(3)
Fairy and Folk Tales
330(3)
Appendix A: A Note for Doomsayers Who Think Things Have Never Been Worse 333(7)
Appendix B: Internet Sites for Children's Literature and Education 340(9)
Notes 349(24)
Bibliography 373(6)
Subject Index for the Text 379(16)
Author-Illustrator Index for the Treasury 395

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