Ed Psych 101 RevisitedPiagetMaslowKohlbergHavighurst
PiagetianConcrete Now begins as kids transition from middle school to high school Does not mean transition is complete, just underway Questions need scaffoldingAbstract Theme Drawing conclusions Inferencing
PiagetJust because it looks Does not mean it is like this concrete 0 “He pinched my belly bu10!” 0 “I think you’ll sur5. (They just do this 4 a10tion.)” 0 “They are in a 4eign country. 0 Their 2r guide is transl8ting.”
Maslow and NeedsStart at bottom of the hierarchyFind books where characters are dealing with same needsImportant topics: Belonging Esteem Safety
Narrowing ChoicesWhere are the good books hiding?
http://imaginationsoup.net/2012/07/the-best-picture-books-of- summer-2012/ GIANT, I AM HERE TO DO BATTLE WITH YOU! PREPARE YOURSELF, AND LET US BEGIN!” The Cyclops stared at Henry, and Henry stared back. The stared and stared until Henry could stare no longer. “ENOUGH, LONE-EYE!” Henry shouted. “YOU HAVE HAD TIME APLENTY! LET THE BATTLE COMMENCE!” “But the battle has already begun,” the Cyclops explained. “Whoever blinks first is the loser. I thought you understood.”
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Read Alouds0 Build community0 Model fluency0 Reveal how writers write0 Expose students to more variety in books0 Enhance the curriculum0 Supports developing readers0 Demonstrates that reading can be fun Donalyn Miller
Starred Reviews0 SIX STARS 0 Code Name Verity. Elizabeth Wein. 0 Fault in Our Stars, The. John Green. 0 Z Is for Moose. Kelly Bingham, illus. by Paul O. Zelinsky.0 FIVE STARS 0 Green. Laura Vaccaro Seeger.
Seeing Stars0 FOUR STARS 0 Black Hole Is NOT a Hole, A. Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano, illus. by Michael Carroll 0 Grave Mercy. Robin LaFevers0 THREE STARS 0 Curveball: The Year I Lost My Grip. Jordan Sonnenblick 0 Lions of Little Rock, The. Kristin Levine 0 Wonder. R.J. Palacio
Creating LaddersSelect a theme or genre or setting or some other aspect that you wish to highlightChoose texts ranging in reading levels/demands and other factorsArrange them from “easiest” to “most difficult”
What IS a Reading Ladder?0 Combines elements of 0 Thematic unit 0 Vertical alignment and planning 0 Horizontal alignment and planning0 Moves students to more independence in selecting reading materials0 Makes connections between and among books
WHY Reading Ladders?0 Research shows that PROFICIENT readers make connections from text to text0 MOST of our students never progress beyond BASIC 0 NAEP indicates only 3% of students score here at PROFICIENT level (since 1992 there has been NO growth at this level)
135 Meaning Play Empathy Symphony Story Design
136 Readers make meaning (Louise Rosenblatt) from the text. However, they need to know how to negotiate the text FOR meaning.
Word Play: Chapter titles 0 Beep beep beep beep yeah 0 These are a few of my favorite things 0 Back in black 0 Sweet dreams are made of these 0 The future’s so bright, I gotta wear shades 0 I put a spell on you because you’re mine 0 Papa was a rolling stone 0 Come on baby don’t fear the reaper 0 School’s out forever
154 Stronger than sympathy. Empathetic bonds can be developed through literature.
6 word memoirsFIVE ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS AND TWO OBITUARIES.YOURE THE PARENT. ACT LIKE ONE.EXAGGERATION IS THE SPICE OF LIFE.GOD ABANDONED ME, SO I RECIPROCATED.I NEVER GOT MY HOGWARTS LETTER. (could be Hank Greens memoir?)WOULD BE SLUT GIVEN THE CHANCE.YOU MADE ME STRONGER. THANKS, RAPIST.MEASURED OUT MY LIFE IN LITERATURE.LIFE IS FULL OF "AWKWARD TURTLE" MOMENTS.INSERT MELODRAMATIC CLICHE-TEEN ICK HERE.
FIVE ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS AND TWO OBITUARIES.YOURE THE PARENT. ACT LIKE ONE.EXAGGERATION IS THE SPICE OF LIFE.GOD ABANDONED ME, SO I RECIPROCATED.I NEVER GOT MY HOGWARTS LETTER. (could beHank Greens memoir?)WOULD BE SLUT GIVEN THE CHANCE.YOU MADE ME STRONGER. THANKS, RAPIST.MEASURED OUT MY LIFE IN LITERATURE.LIFE IS FULL OF "AWKWARD TURTLE" MOMENTS.INSERT MELODRAMATIC CLICHE-TEEN ICK HERE. 6 word memoirs