June 13th, 2013
Preview 3 new books from Pembroke Publishers (distributed in the U.S. by Stenhouse).
When Spelling Matters
Developing Writers Who Can Spell and Understand Language
Doreen Scott-Dunne • Grades K-8 • 136 pp • $22.00
Students need multiple strategies to help them spell. When Spelling Matters provides a series of explicit lessons that address the developmental nature of spelling and encourage students to apply their growing word knowledge to writing and editing.
Involving Parents in Their Children’s Learning
Jane Baskwill • Grades K-6 • 114 pp • $22.00
Get a rich array of communication strategies—take-home information and materials, parent conferences, learning nights, and digital and social media—to help establish and maintain a solid parent-teacher relationship.
Literacy and Arts Strategies for Promoting Bully Awareness in the Classroom
Larry Swartz • Grades 4-12 • 32 pp flipbook • $13.00
Provides dozens of activities, 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 from all perspectives.