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Teaching with picture books in the middle school

Iris M Tiedt

Teaching with picture books in the middle school

by Iris M Tiedt

  • 350 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by International Reading Association in Newark, Del .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Picture books for children -- Educational aspects -- United States,
  • Middle school teaching -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-197) and index

    StatementIris McClellan Tiedt
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1044.9.P49 T54 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination221 p. :
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17001365M
    ISBN 100872072738
    LC Control Number00058129

    Books shelved as good-to-teach-prediction: The Sandwich Swap by Rania Al-Abdullah, If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff, Good Night, Gori. When it comes to teaching plot, picture books are a must! I am a huge fan of using picture books with upper grade and middle school students. These books can cover complex issues and can lead to some pretty thought-provoking discussions.

    I love picture books. I would go as far as to say I am obsessed by them. And because of that – because I use them all the time in my teaching and rave about them in our school – I know something that those schools less keen on picture books do not: they are an absolutely essential tool for boosting literacy.   We’re sharing specific ways to teach reading comprehension strategies with picture books. Today I’m sharing a lesson about predicting. How to teach predicting with picture books Step 1. Choose a picture book that lends itself well to predicting. Here are a few favorites: Duck on a Bike, by David Shannon; Chester’s Way, by Kevin Henkes.

    This lively chapter book delves deeper into individual rights, and the controversies surrounding them. Middle schoolers and up will enjoy the vividly told examples, especially those (like school prayer) that revolve around kids. Know for discussion purposes that this book touches on sensitive, controversial issues including pornography and. Great Picture Books to Teach Theme. 10 + 1 Picture Books to Teach Inference. My Final Favorite List of Picture Books Before School Starts. 10 Picture Books that Spark Empathy. My 10 Favorite Nonfiction Picture Books Right Now. 10 + 1 Picture Books that Spark Creativity. Our Favorite Picture Books for Middle School. 4 Must Have Wordless Picture.


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Teaching with picture books in the middle school by Iris M Tiedt Download PDF EPUB FB2

Teaching is a tough balance, and English teachers have to juggle reading, writing, speaking, and listening – all while tending to the additional daily work that comes with teaching. Picture books are accessible and enjoyable, and teachers can use picture books in one or two minute class periods effectively.

Picture books that are great for teaching high schoolers about theme: The Farme r by Mark Ludy A classic tale about treating others the way you want to be treated, this beautifully illustrated story can also be used to talk about character and conflict.

Middle school teachers love them because they are accessible to all learners, are a quick way to share a text, and there is a picture book for every topic. My favorites are the books without words. When I use wordless picture books in my classroom, I am able to push my students even further, because they are doing all the textual work.

I started reading picture books to my middle school students after attending a session last summer at nErDcampMI called "Picture Books at Every Grade, Every Day" presented by Jillian Heise and Angie Huesgen.

They explained their rationale for #ClassroomBookaDay, reactions from teachers and students, and shared examples of books Author: The Secondary English Coffee Shop. Picture books are not just for the littlest learners.

In fact, I love using picture books to teach writing in middle school. Using accessible texts for all levels of readers in upper elementary and middle grades helps students learn about writing with low risk, fun books. Using Picture Books to Teach Writing.

Show your students how you re-read when something doesn’t make sense. Of course, read aloud isn’t the only time to teach reading strategies with picture books. You can also do it during the teaching point of your guided reading lesson.

And you can support students as they use the strategies on their own during independent reading time. These picture books for kids are age appropriate & can be re-purposed in your classroom for other lessons.

These books teach about the value of kindness and are perfect for your reading or read aloud time. Free kindness printables included, to make planning a snap. Click to read about these kindness books, lesson ideas, & scoop up teacher pins. Using Picture Books in the Middle School Classroom Decem Pernille Ripp We have hundreds of picture books in our classroom.

Ranging from board books, yes, books meant to be handled by babies, to beautifully illustrated picture book versions of classic stories; ours is a picture book classroom.

I am using a picture book to explain Freud’s theory of the Id, Ego, and Superego. Yes, Dr. Seuss is great for psychological literary criticism, but he is not the only picture book in my repertoire of children’s literature used in high school.

Thank you for checking out these amazing picture books for middle school. If you have any questions, please email me at [email protected] or send me a message to @the_whimsical_teacher on Instagram.

If you find any cool picture books for middle school, please use #picturebooksformiddleschool, so I can see them too. Take care. I don’t know of an engaging textbook; picture books are perfect for middle school classrooms.

The use of pictures and text, the deceptive simplicity, and the attractive layout of picture books act as a prelude or invitation to other reading experiences, and offer much to entice readers – even at the middle level.

Another way to use picture books in the middle school classroom is to turn the authorship around and encourage middle school students to create picture books for younger students. If you want to provide your students with richer, more challenging science learning opportunities in the early middle grades, purchase this book.

Most of all, if you want to have fun teaching, purchase Perfect Pairs: Using Fiction and Nonfiction Picture Books to Teach Life Science, Grade It is a magical science carpet ride. Often a picture book is used as one type of media on a topic and we can then branch into excerpts from text, video, or audio that relates to the topic.

Because I teach the same class multiple times in a row, I often switch out the picture books I use with the different classes. Teaching With Picture Books in the Middle School will help guide you as you explore the exciting opportunities for using picture books with adolescent students.

Thousands of picture books now sit on the library shelves just waiting for you to open their covers!Cited by: 8. Our Favorite Picture Books for Middle School Pernille Ripp I used to think picture books were best placed behind my desk, labeled for teaching.

Think back to your middle or high school English class and the books you read. Great Gatsby. Lord of the Flies. Maybe or Les Misérables. While those are all important works, the literary canon has long been dominated by white authors, white perspectives, white characters — and those voices are often male.

There are so many other voices we need to hear from. Picture books make great mentor texts for teaching the six basic types of text structure: cause and effect, compare and contrast, sequence, enumeration, problem and solution, and description. I just know you’re going to love using some of these beloved books to teach truly powerful lessons.

This post contains affiliate links. 50 Best Books for Middle School Readers I hope you find some titles you have yet to read-here is my Amazon affiliate link if you are looking to purchase any of the titles listed above. I would love to hear about any books your middle school students LOVED this year, so I can add to my classroom library, and begin working on my list for next summer.

Arguing that picture books have much to offer students in the upper grades (including middle school and even high school students), this book discusses using picture books to stimulate students' thinking in a variety of topic areas.

Chapter 1, Using Picture Books in the Middle School To Stimulate Thinking, introduces the topic of using picture books to enhance teaching in middle school Cited by: 8.

Second-grade curriculum often focuses on encouraging emergent readers. Picture book walks, a strategy that allows educators to help students with literary comprehension, is.

Often a picture book is used as one type of media on a topic and we can then branch into excepts from text, video, or audio that relates to the topic. Because I teach the same class 5 times in a row, I often switch out the picture books I use with the different classes.Books are a brilliant way of helping kids with transitions—and the transition to middle school can be one of the toughest of all.

The books in this list are brimming with the triumphs and tribulations of what can be a very challenging time for many students.