Literacy Strategies for Adult Reading Tutors
Previous users of LITSTART will appreciate the many new features of the third
edition. Strategies for teaching English as a Second Language, a three-step process for
preparing a lesson, more guidance on phonics and writing, and a chapter on checking
progress are highlights of the new LITSTART. Separate tutor and student versions of the
Where to Start Placement Guide are included with each book.
LITSTART provides tutors with the
framework, guidance, and strategies to teach lessons that focus on the personal goals and
learning styles of their students. LITSTART contains 13 strategies for teaching English as
a Second Language, 12 strategies for reading, 24 for work study and spelling and 2 for
writing, as well as background information, tutoring tips, checklists of skills, sample
lessons and over 60 pages of word lists.
Price:$14.95 plus shipping to MLI members
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TUTORING MADE EASY
Tutoring Made Easy provides the basics of
tutoring instruction needed to teach reading and writing skills. Tutoring Made Easy
has proven useful in peer tutoring and serves as the curriculum for a pilot program to
train parents to tutor their children. The parent program, developed by the Family
Literacy Center in Lapeer, Michigan has gained widespread acceptance and school systems
across the state are contracting to the Tutoring Made Easy program and materials to
train the parents of their students.
Price:$10.95 plus shipping to MLI members
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