Reading Expeditions Language, Literacy & Vocabulary (U.S. History and Life): What Makes A Community?

Reading Expeditions Language, Literacy & Vocabulary (U.S. History and Life): What Makes A Community?

by National Geographic Learning, Michael W Smith

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Overview


Communities meet people's needs.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780792254546
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 01/01/2006
Series: Language, Literacy, and Vocabulary Reading Expeditions Series
Pages: 36
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 520L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author


Professor, College of Education Temple University Dr. Michael Smith joined the ranks of college teachers after eleven years of teaching high school English. He has won awards for his teaching at both the high school and college levels. His research focuses on how experienced readers read and talk about texts, as well as what motivates adolescents' reading and writing both in and out of school. He has written eight books and monographs, including "Reading Don't Fix No Chevys": Literacy in the Lives of Young Men, for which he and his co-author received the 2003 David H. Russell Award for Distinguished Research in the Teaching of English. His writing has appeared in such journals as Communication Education, English Journal, Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, Journal of Educational Research, Journal of Literacy Research, and Research in the Teaching of English.

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