This collection includes ALL 50 PDF graphic organizers for teaching literature and reading as seen above on this page. Return to Top of Page free graphic organizers I would imagine that most of the graphic organizers presented on this page would be suitable for any grade level. The "lights" in their eyes just seem to burn more brightly. Comments Have your say about what you just read!
Publications on Technology Teachers who are providing instruction in braille reading and writing to children who are blind or visually impaired need to have at their fingertips sources of curriculum materials, products, and teaching materials; resources for parents; names of national organizations to which they can turn for help; and more.
This resource guide, although not an exhaustive listing, is an attempt to meet that need. It also supplies information about all the products and services and sources of information that are mentioned throughout this book.
In addition to the resources listed here, another resource for teachers of braille reading and writing is the National Literacy Program of the American Foundation for the Blind AFB. Its goal is to develop programs, products, and strategies to ensure that people who are blind or visually impaired will become literate to the fullest extent possible in the most appropriate media.
To this end, the National Literacy Program has developed human resources, training materials, and workshops, among other materials.
Through the National Braille Literacy Mentor Project, the initiative has created a national network of expert teachers of braille who can serve as mentors to new teachers.
It also publishes a quarterly newsletter, DOTS for Braille Literacy, which is available in print, in braille, on computer disk, via e-mail, and online.
Also included is a listing of courses and materials that will help teachers who have not taught braille recently to refresh their knowledge of the braille code. This section also includes resources for teaching braille to students who are bilingual, multilingual, or learning English as a second language and sources of assessment materials that can be used by teachers of braille reading and writing.
The Directory also provides listings of the state instructional materials centers, an additional source of braille books and materials.
The next section lists national organizations that provide information for teachers in the form of publications, conferences, or referrals or that provide professional membership opportunities.
This is followed by "Resources for Parents," which lists places to which parents can turn for help, either for learning braille or for support and information. Because this technology changes so rapidly, and specific products are frequently updated, this can only be an overview of current technology.
For additional and up-to-date information, readers are advised to contact the sources for particular products, as well as AFB's National Technology Center at Finally, at the end of this section, readers will find blank copies of various forms that appear in the chapters for record keeping, assessment, and so forth.
These are provided for readers' use and may be copied for educational purposes. The Bookshelf With a few exceptions, the following books deal with the braille code or braille reading and are recommended for teachers to use as references.
Also included are videos and a few books that deal with reading in general. Becoming a nation of readers. The report of the Commission on Reading.
American Printing House for the Blind.
Braille Authority of North America. English braille, American edition. Braille Revival League of California. The key to literacy and independence. Available from American Council of the Blind. The Burns braille transcription dictionary.
American Foundation for the Blind.
Code of textbook formats and techniques. Evaluating, selecting, and using appropriate assistive technology.The price of this item includes a contribution to a Product recycling fund to ensure that waste electrical and electronic equipment is collected and recycled in a responsible manner.
These free graphic organizers include character webs, cognitive bookmarks, story maps, reading analysis, instructional webs, customizable organizers Although many of the organizers I found were specifically for writing, I adapted and redesigned them to better suit teachers of literature and reading.
if you have a particular book. Story Characters Write to "Dear Abby Students play the roles of a book character and an advice columnist in this activity involving writing friendly letters and solving problems.
Choose from a variety of options to build planning notebooks that hold all the notes, diagrams, ideas, and supplies you need for meetings, classes, projects, or conferences.
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This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The digit and digit formats both work. Although Wiley Cash's newest novel, The Last Ballad, is set in , the themes of the struggling working class, the politics of rich versus poor, racism and sexism are as relevant today as they were then. Choose from a variety of options to build planning notebooks that hold all the notes, diagrams, ideas, and supplies you need for meetings, classes, projects, or conferences.
The Teacher s Big Book of Graphic Organizers Reproducible Organizers That Help Kids with Reading, Writing, and the Content Areas KATHERINE S. M C KNIGHT.