Using peer tutoring to improve reading skills : a practical guide for teachers / Keith Topping, David Duran and Hilde van Keer.

  • London : Routledge 2015
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1 online resource : illustrations.
  • 9781317550761 (ePub ebook)
  • 9781138843288 (hbk.)
  • 9781138843295 (pbk.)
  • 9781317550778 (PDF ebook)
  • 9781315731032 (PDF ebook)
  • 9781317550754 (Mobipocket ebook)
  • Bibliography p. 142-152
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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  • Specialized.
  • pt. 1. Introduction -- pt. 2. Evidence-based good practices -- pt. 3. Organising and implementing peer tutoring.
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  • This book is a very practical guide, offering a straightforward framework and easy-to-implement strategies to help teachers help pupils progress in reading. As a succinct introduction, it shows how schools can make positive use of differences between pupils and turn them into effective learning opportunities. Core topics covered include: planning and implementing peer tutoring; getting your school on board; how to structure effective interaction; training peer tutors and tutees; Paired Reading - cross-ability approaches; One Book for Two - fostering fluency, reading comprehension and motivation; Reading in Pairs - cross- and same-year tutoring; supporting struggling readers; involving families in peer tutoring; evaluation and feedback. --from the publisher.

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