Speech To Print Workbook: Language Exercises For Teachers by Louisa Cook MoatsSpeech To Print Workbook: Language Exercises For Teachers by Louisa Cook Moats

Speech To Print Workbook: Language Exercises For Teachers

byLouisa Cook MoatsEditorLouisa Moats

Paperback | February 16, 2011

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One of the most popular and influential reading textbooks of the past 10 years gets a comprehensive update in this highly anticipated second edition, straight from renowned NCTQ-recommended expert Louisa Moats. Updated meticulously with the very latest research, the new edition of this bestselling text helps elementary educators grasp the structure of written and spoken English, understand how children learn to read, and apply this foundational knowledge as they deliver explicit, high-quality literacy instruction.

With extensive updates and enhancements to every chapter, the new edition ofSpeech to Printfully prepares today's literacy educators to teach students with or without disabilities. Teachers will get

  • in-depth explanation of how the book aligns with the findings of current scientific research on reading, language, and spelling
  • expanded information on the critical elements of language, including orthography, morphology, phonetics, phonology, semantics, and syntax
  • new and improved exercisesteachers can use to test and reinforce their own knowledge of language content
  • teaching activitiesthat help teachers connect what they learn in their coursework with what they'll be doing in the classroom
  • new chapter objectivesthat make it easier to plan courses and review key concepts
  • more samples of student writingto help teachers correctly interpret children's mistakes
  • expanded sample lesson plansthat incorporate the language concepts in the book
  • a cleaner, easier-to-navigate layout
A core textbook for every preservice course on reading instruction, this accessible text is also perfect for use in inservice professional development sessions. Educators will have the knowledge they need to recognize, understand, and resolve their students' reading and writing challenges—and improve literacy outcomes for their entire class.

Louisa Cook Moats, Ed.D., has published many book chapters, journal articles, and policy papers on reading instruction. Formerly Project Director at the District of Columbia Public Schools site of the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Early Interventions Project, Dr. Moats is now an independent consultant...
Title:Speech To Print Workbook: Language Exercises For TeachersFormat:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:February 16, 2011Publisher:Brookes PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1598571621

ISBN - 13:9781598571622

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Table of Contents

About the Author

  1. Why Study Language?
  2. Phonetics: The Sounds in Speech
  3. Phonology: Speech Sounds in Use
  4. The Structure of English Orthography
  5. Morphology
  6. Syntax: How Sentences Work
  7. Semantics: Word and Phrase Meanings
  8. Language and Reading Instruction


Appendix A:

Developmental Spelling Inventories
Directions for Administring the Spelling Inventories
Primary Spelling Inventory—Individual Score Sheet
Elementary Spelling Inventory—Individual Score Sheet

Appendix B: Answer Key

Appendix C: Glossary