vi, 234 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
The authors present 40 interactive lessons for use by K-2 teachers throughout the school year; includes an appendix of rubrics to assess student competencies and an appendix listing the Common Core State Standards alignments to the book's 40 lessons.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-234).
Starting the year literacy strong -- Beating the midyear blahs -- Ending the year literacy strong -- Stopping the summer slide -- Appendix A. Rubrics to assess student competencies -- Appendix B. Common Core state standards alignments to literacy-strong lessons.