Crossing Over: Teaching Meaning-Centered Secondary English Language Arts

By Harold M. Foster | Go to book overview
Save to active project

Brief Contents
PART ICROSSING OVER2
CHAPTER 1Build A Bridge5
CHAPTER 2Crossing Over: A Personal Narrative25
PART IICLASSROOMS: PORTRAITS OF TEACHING MEANING-CENTERED ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS44
CHAPTER 3Teaching the Reading Workshop51
CHAPTER 4Discussing Books85
CHAPTER 5Teaching Drama99
CHAPTER 6Teaching Poetry125
CHAPTER 7Teaching the Novel149
CHAPTER 8Teaching Writing179
CHAPTER 9Teaching the New Literacies: Film, Television, and Computers233
CHAPTER 10Grading and Assessing269
PART IIIBECOMING AND STAYING A TEACHER: REFLECTIONS AND RESOURCES284
CHAPTER 11Preparing for the Encounter: On Becoming a Teacher287
CHAPTER 12Planning for an English/Leanguage Arts Classroom299
CHAPTER 13Remaining Vital in the Classroom311
CHAPTER 14Three Sample Unit Plans325
CHAPTER 15Glossary: What Every English Teacher Needs to Know337

-vii-

Notes for this page

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
Loading One moment ...
Project items
Notes
Cite this page

Cited page

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

Cited page

Bookmark this page
Crossing Over: Teaching Meaning-Centered Secondary English Language Arts
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger
Search within

Search within this book

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

While we understand printed pages are helpful to our users, this limitation is necessary to help protect our publishers' copyrighted material and prevent its unlawful distribution. We are sorry for any inconvenience.
Full screen
/ 373

matching results for page

Cited passage

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

Cited passage

Welcome to the new Questia Reader

The Questia Reader has been updated to provide you with an even better online reading experience.  It is now 100% Responsive, which means you can read our books and articles on any sized device you wish.  All of your favorite tools like notes, highlights, and citations are still here, but the way you select text has been updated to be easier to use, especially on touchscreen devices.  Here's how:

1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
2. Click or tap the last word you want to select.

OK, got it!

Thanks for trying Questia!

Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

For full access in an ad-free environment, sign up now for a FREE, 1-day trial.

Already a member? Log in now.

Are you sure you want to delete this highlight?