Building Academic Language: Meeting Common Core Standards Across Disciplines, Grades 5-12, by Zwiers
- ISBN: 9781118744857 | 1118744853
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 4/21/2014
This second edition includes new strategies to address specific standards and answers key questions about reading across content areas, including:
--What is academic language and how does it differ by content area?
--How can language-building activities support content understanding?
--How can students be assisted in using language more effectively?
--How can academic language usage be modeled routinely in the classroom?
--How can lesson planning and assessment support academic language development?