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Reading Don't Fix No Chevys " : Literacy in the Lives of Young Men

Reading Don't Fix No Chevys " : Literacy in the Lives of Young Men - 02 edition

Reading Don't Fix No Chevys " : Literacy in the Lives of Young Men - 02 edition

ISBN13: 9780867095098

ISBN10: 0867095091

Reading Don
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 02
Copyright: 2002
Publisher: Heinemann
Published: 2002
International: No
Reading Don

ISBN13: 9780867095098

ISBN10: 0867095091

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 02

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Summary

The problems of boys in schools, especially in reading and writing, have been the focus of statistical data, but rarely does research point out how literacy educators can combat those problems.

Author Bio

Smith, Michael W. : Rutgers University

Wilhelm, Jeffrey D. : University of Maine

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Contents:
1. What's Going Down: A Review of the Current Concerns Around Boys and Literacy
2. Going with the Flow: What Boys Like to Do and Why They Like to Do It
3. Do the Right Thing: The Instrumental Value of School and Reading
4. Mostly Outside, Rarely Inside: Situations That Promote Literacy
5. May I Have the Envelope Please? The Texts Boys Enjoy and Why They Enjoy Them
6. A Profound Challenge: Applications for Classroom Practice
Appendixes:
A. Major Coding Categories
B. Reading Log Directions and Examples
C. Category System for the Protocol Analysis and Distribution of Moves by Story

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