Quantity and Quality
Increasing the Volume and Complexity of Students' Reading
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $25.00|
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"The premise of this book is simple: that establishing the reading of books as the center of our literacy curriculum is the secret to academic achievement." -Sandra Wilde
The research is unambiguous: when students read more, they read better, acquire more background knowledge, and do better on academic assessments. "Students need to read more books and to gradually move into harder books," writes Sandra Wilde in Quantity and Quality. "This isn't mere recreational...