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Reading: Nonfiction

Content Area Literacy for Today's Youth (Gr. 6-12)


In this session, Dr. Bill Brozo will demonstrate a variety of engaging, proven strategies teacher leaders can employ for meeting the literacy and learning needs of students. The strategies he shares derive from successful school and classroom practices and are based on eight evidence-based principles of effective literacy. Teachers, literacy coaches and specialists will discover ways of integrating literacy across the curriculum and supporting struggling readers, with a focus on increasing engagement and competence for diverse students.


Presented by: William Brozo



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Teaching Reading in Content Area Classrooms
Make it Real: Learning to Love Nonfiction (K-6)
Make it Real for Vets: Expanding the Vision
Making it Happen: Teaching Children to Read and Comprehend Nonfiction (K-6)
Teaching Children to Read and Comprehend Nonfiction (K-6)
Making Reading/Writing Connections in Expository Texts
Exploring Expository Texts: Structures and Features
How Do You Connect Poetry with the Content Areas? (K-8)
Can You Really Integrate Non-Fiction as Easy as ABC, 123? (K-8)
Teaching Kids to Comprehend Informational Text: Strategies for Success
Content Area Literacy for Today's Youth
Bridging the Gap Between Fiction and Non-fiction
Nonfiction Reading Strategies that Boost Comprehension