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Mastering Academic Language: A Framework for Supporting Student Achievement Deborah (Debbie) E Zacarian

Mastering Academic Language: A Framework for Supporting Student Achievement

Deborah (Debbie) E Zacarian

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240 pages
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The achievement gap is a language gap—and you can bridge it!Mastering academic language is the make or break skill for school success. This much-needed book shows how teachers can scaffold instruction for students who struggle to learn,MoreThe achievement gap is a language gap—and you can bridge it!Mastering academic language is the make or break skill for school success. This much-needed book shows how teachers can scaffold instruction for students who struggle to learn, speakers of non-standard English, and English learners, helping students from all backgrounds to thrive in school. Readers will find:Practical teaching strategies based on the four key facets of academic language fluencyRichly detailed case studies about students’ experiences with academic language across the content areasGuidance on family involvementThought-provoking study questions, along with performance assessment tools