- ix, 147 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
- Contents: Introduction -- The struggling reader -- Key elements of balanced literacy programs -- Effective early literacy intervention -- Vocabulary strategies: helping students become word wise -- Graphic organizers: making thinking visual -- Content strategies: navigating informational text -- Questioning techniques to foster higher-level thinking -- Developing an action plan for success.Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-141) and index.Summary: "200+ Proven Strategies for Teaching Reading, Grades K-8 is an easy-to-use reference guide for teachers who seek to invigorate their literacy practices. Author Kathy Perez provides practical, brain research-based invervention techniques and reading strategies K-8 teachers can use to help all students - especially those who are struggling - make strides in their literacy achievement. As an experienced general educator, special educator, reading specialist, and literacy coach, Perez has a deep understanding of the instructional practices and interventions necessary to help meet all learners' diverse needs. Teachers can motivate and engage all students to develop their reading abilities through practices this book highlights."--Back cover.