Content Counts!: Developing Disciplinary Literacy Skills, K–6

International Reading Assoc.

With so much emphasis on literacy in the elementary grades, how do you give math, science, and social studies the attention they deserve? How do you make content count without sacrificing the precious time spent on nurturing literacy development?

This book’s innovative approach to disciplinary literacy shows you the way. Chock-full of fun and engaging hands-on activities to teach essential content material, the chapters will help students

  • Meet comprehension demands through the grades
  • Communicate content knowledge orally
  • Create content connections through writing
  • Develop viewing skills for content reading

The activities can be modified for a range of ages, grades, and abilities. Activity extensions and adaptations help you adjust instruction as needed.

Content Counts! is an essential resource for developing the literacy skills and content area knowledge students need to succeed in middle school, high school, and beyond.

Read more



Additional Information

International Reading Assoc.
Read more
Published on
Apr 28, 2011
Read more
Read more
Read more
Read more
Education / Teaching Methods & Materials / Reading & Phonics
Read more
Content Protection
This content is DRM protected.
Read more

Reading information

Smartphones and Tablets

Install the Google Play Books app for Android and iPad/iPhone. It syncs automatically with your account and allows you to read online or offline wherever you are.

Laptops and Computers

You can read books purchased on Google Play using your computer's web browser.

eReaders and other devices

To read on e-ink devices like the Sony eReader or Barnes & Noble Nook, you'll need to download a file and transfer it to your device. Please follow the detailed Help center instructions to transfer the files to supported eReaders.
©2018 GoogleSite Terms of ServicePrivacyDevelopersArtistsAbout Google
By purchasing this item, you are transacting with Google Payments and agreeing to the Google Payments Terms of Service and Privacy Notice.