Skip to content

Teaching Beginning Reading and Writing with the Picture Word Inductive Model

Spend $50 to get a free DVD!

ISBN-10: 0871203375

ISBN-13: 9780871203373

Edition: 1999

Authors: Emily F. Calhoun

List price: $16.95
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
Buy eBooks
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

Description:

In this practical guide to teaching beginning language learners of all ages, Calhoun encourages us to begin where the learners begin--with their developed listening and speaking vocabularies and other accumulated knowledge about the world. Engage students in shaking words out of a picture--words from their speaking vocabularies--to begin the process of building their reading and writing skills. Use the picture word inductive model (PWIM) to teach several skills simultaneously, beginning with the mechanics of forming letters to hearing and identifying the phonetic components of language, to classifying words and sentences, through forming paragraphs and stories based on observation.Built…    
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $16.95
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development
Publication date: 2/1/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 127
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.440
Language: English

Emily Calhoun currently focusses on school improvement and professional development, where she combines practice and research. She specializes in the language arts, particularly the teaching of reading and writing in the elementary grades and literacy development K-12, including programs for struggling readers.She writes and consults on action research, The Picture-Word Inductive Model of Teaching, and ways of incorporating digital technologies into K-12 learning environments through the development of hybrid courses.She lives in Saint Simons Island, Georgia.