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TEXTS/PUBLICATIONS

For Professional

Curtis, Mary E. & Kruidenier, John R.  Teaching Adults to Read.  NIFL, 2005.  (Download at http://www.nifl.gov/partnershipforreading/publications/teach_adults.pdf)

Emilio Ferrer1, Bennett A. Shaywitz2, John M. Holahan2, Karen Marchione2, and Sally E. Shaywitz2.  Uncoupling of Reading and IQ Over Time: Empirical Evidence for a Definition of Dyslexia.  APS, 2010.

Fry, Edward B. & Kress, Jacqueline E.  The Reading Teacher's Book of Lists 5th Edition.  Jossey-Bass Teacher, 2006.

Kruidenier, John Ed.D.  Research-Based Principles for Adult Basic Education Reading Instruction, NIFL, 2002. 

McShane, Susan.  Applying Research in Reading Instruction for Adults:  First Steps for Teachers, NIFL, 2005. (Download at http://www.nifl.gov/partnershipforreading/publications/applyingresearch.pdf)

NIFL.  QEd:  Scientific Evidence for Adult Literacy Educators.  Issue Number 1 (Summer 2007).  (Download at http://www.nifl.gov/nifl/publications/qed_1.pdf )  

NIFL.  What Content Teachers Should Know About Adolescent Literacy.  (Download at http://www.nifl.gov/nifl/publications/adolescent_literacy07.pdf)

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For Students

Options Publishing, Inc., www.optionspublishing.com, Toll Free 800-782-7300, Math Tools:  A Glossary & Resource for Problem Solving,   Level I, Grade 3-5 or Level II, Grade 5-8, Cat. Nos. WBO144R and WBO143R


WEBCASTS

From Assessment to Practice: Research-Based Approaches to Teaching Reading to Adults  Part 1:  a webcast that presents a practical and compelling rationale for the use of research-based principles for adult reading instruction.

Dr. John Kruidenier, Dr. Rosalind Davidson, and Ms. Susan McShane use two components of reading, word analysis and comprehension, as examples to illustrate research-based practices, focusing on specific assessment and instructional strategies derived from the research.

http://www.nifl.gov/nifl/webcasts/assesspractice/webcast0928.html

From Assessment to Practice: Research-Based Approaches to Teaching Reading to Adults

Part 2:  Specific Instructional Strategies for Fluency and Vocabulary

This follow-up webcast focused on specific instructional strategies for two other components of reading, fluency and vocabulary. Dr. John Kruidenier, Dr. Rosalind Davidson, and Ms. Susan McShane showed how all four components provide a natural framework for assessing adult studentsí reading ability and how assessment results can lead seamlessly to a program of instruction to improve studentsí reading.

http://www.nifl.gov/nifl/webcasts/assesspractice2/webcast0111.html

Headstrong Nation:  Empowering the Dyslexic Community

www.headstrongnation.org

Headstrong: Inside the Hidden World of Dyslexia and Attention Deficit Disorder

Living in the Shadows:  ABC News Interviews about the struggles of illiteracy

Interview #1 Living in the Shadows: Monica Baxley

http://abcnews.go.com/Video/playerIndex?id=4336780

Interview #2 Living in the Shadows: Roger Vredenburg

http://abcnews.go.com/Video/playerIndex?id=4342598


WEBSITES

Assessment Strategies and Reading Profiles

ARCS - Adult Reading Component Study:  National Institute for Literacy's Assessment Strategies and Reading Profiles

http://lincs.ed.gov/readingprofiles/index.htm

Learning Disabilities

Focus on Basics issue at http://www.ncsall.net/fileadmin/resources/fob/2007/fob_8d.pdf

LDA Minnesota

http://www.ldaminnesota.org/

Math Websites

Calculator Worksheets

http://www.mvaea.com/

HomeSchoolmath.net

http://www.homeschoolmath.net/worksheets/index.php

  • Fractions

  • Other types of worksheets

National Mathematics Advisory Panel Report

RHL School

http://www.rhlschool.com/computation/#Multiplication

  • Whole number worksheet generator: 

    • In order to print it correctly you need to change the printer to landscape.  The numbers change every time you click on the type of worksheet that you want.

Superkids

http://www.superkids.com/aweb/tools/math/

  • Pre-algebra computational worksheets

  • Order of operations

  • Exponents

Reading Websites

Alphabetics

Phonemic Awareness Article

Reading:  Phonemic Awareness

Comprehension

Articles

Reading Skills

Skillswise

  • Fact and Opinion

  • Types of Text

  • Scanning

  • Summarizing

  • Your Stories

  • Skimming

Thinkfinity

Fluency

Reading for Today's Adults

http://www.marshalladulteducation.org/reading-skills-for-todays-adult

Research on an Old Problem:  A Brief History on Fluency

http://content.scholastic.com/browse/article.jsp?id=4468

University of Nebraska - Cognitive Strategy Instruction:  Reading

http://www.unl.edu/csi/reading.shtml

Vocabulary

Free Rice

http://www.freerice.com/

Research

Applying Research in Reading Instruction for Adults and  Research-Based Principles for Adult Basic Education Reading Instruction

http://www.nifl.gov/nifl/publications.html

Tracking Adult Literacy and Numeracy Skills

http://books.google.com/books?id=YyzevQyaLs8C&pg=PA107&source=gbs_toc_r&cad=3

Social Studies

ReadingQuest.org.:  Making Sense in Social Studies

http://www.readingquest.org/strat/

Varied Curriculum

MT LINCS Pilot Project

http://www.nwlincs.org/mtlincs/pilotproject/pphome.htm


WORKSHEETS

Classroom Management

Student Sign In Form

Learning Strategies

Listening Skills

Reading

Comprehension

Behavior of Confused Readers

Behavior of Successful Readers

JumpStart Reading Activities

Pre/During/Post Reading Strategies

Before Reading Strategies

During Reading Strategies

After Reading Strategies

Fluency

Phonemics

Syllabication

Vocabulary

Content Vocabulary

Structural Analysis Vocabulary

Vocabulary Strategy Worksheets

 

 

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