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Link: Teaching Reading: K-2

Student Case Study: Thalia

Selected Resources


Thalia Learns the Details

Video Summary

The Student, the Teacher, and the Class

Analyzing the Video

Making Connections

Selected Resources

Resources Used by Mr. St. Clair

Clay, M. An Observation Survey of Early Literacy Achievement. Portsmouth, N.H.: Heinemann, 1993.

Valeri, Michele, and Michael Stein. "The Dinosaur Song" from the album Dinosaur Rock. Silver Spring, Md.: Dinorock Productions, Inc., 1983.

Developmental Reading Assessment

Resources Used by Thalia:

Christelow, Eileen. Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed. New York, N.Y.: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1989.

Cowley, Joy. Go, Go, Go. From the Story Box Series. New York, N.Y.: Wright Group/McGraw Hill, 1995.

Cutting, Jillian. Going To School. From the Sunshine Series. New York, N.Y.: Wright Group/McGraw Hill, 2000.

Additional Resources

Bromley, K. "Teaching Young Children To Be Writers". In D. Strickland and L. Morrow. eds. Beginning Readers and Writers. New York, N.Y.: Teachers College Press, 2000.

"Learning to Read and Write: Developmentally Appropriate Practices for Young Children." A joint position statement of the International Reading Association (IRA) and the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), adopted 1998. The Reading Teacher 52 (1998): 193-216.

Rog, L. J. Early Literacy Instruction in Kindergarten. Newark, Del.: International Reading Association, 2001.

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