Essential Reading for Back to School

 International Reading Association

Essential Reading for Back to School

With school starting soon, we are excited to bring you a new virtual issue from the Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, The Reading Teacher, and Reading Research Quarterly. These articles are some of the most popular from the past year: perfect resources as you’re getting ready for the new school year.

 The Reading Teacher

The Reading Teacher (RT)

Words, Words Everywhere, But Which Ones Do We Teach?
Michael F. Graves et al

Scaffolded Reading Instruction of Content-Area Texts
Douglas Fisher and Nancy Frey

How Do I Write…? Scaffolding Preschoolers' Early Writing Skills
Sonia Q. Cabell, Laura S. Tortorelli and Hope K. Gerde

Best Practices in Reading: A 21st Century Skills Update
Kathleen Roskos and Susan B. Neuman

 Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy

Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy (JAAL)

Close Reading as an Intervention for Struggling Middle School Readers
Douglas Fisher, Nancy Frey

Text Complexity and Young Adult Literature
Marci Glaus
Writing “Voiced” Arguments About Science Topics
Mary Beth Monahan 
Preparing Content Area Teachers for Disciplinary Literacy Instruction
Zhihui Fang
Reading Research Quarterly

Reading Research Quarterly (RRQ)

Teachers' Instruction and Students' Vocabulary and Comprehension: An Exploratory Study With English Monolingual and Spanish-English Bilingual Students in Grades 3-5
Rebecca D. Silverman et al

Replicating the Effects of a Teacher-Scaffolded Voluntary Summer Reading Program: The Role of Poverty
Thomas G. White et al

Effects of Educational Technology Applications on Reading Outcomes for Struggling Readers: A Best-Evidence Synthesis
Alan C.K. Cheung, Robert E. Slavin