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Readicide

how schools are killing reading and what you can do about it

by Kelly Gallagher

  • 16 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Stenhouse Publishers in Portland, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reading -- United States,
  • Literacy -- United States,
  • Reading promotion -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKelly Gallagher.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1050 .G25 2009
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Paginationx, 150p.
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22542711M
    ISBN 109781571107800
    LC Control Number2008040694

    Start a Book Club in your school. Almost ten years ago, one of my former colleagues started a book club in our school. I secured a grant to help pay Author: Nancy Barile. article of the week. Febru “Immune Cell that Kills Most Cancers Discovered by Accident by British Scientists” by Sarah Knapton for The Telegraph. Mass Shooting Unit: Day 12 - "What the teacher did" and "What the students did" on the final day of this day unit. Felipe, one of Kelly's seniors, recites the famous advice scene.

      Tags: book trailers book websites formative reading assessment Jeremy Hyler literature circles QR codes Readicide Jeremy Hyler He is also co-director of the Chippewa River Writing Project and vice-president of The Assembly for the Teaching of English Grammar (ATEG).   Readicide Chapters 3, 4, & 5. 2/19/ 5 Comments Chapter 5: Chapter 5 talks about how people are trying to change the way readicide is affecting the nation. However, it said that we might be changing the wrong things. Towards the end of the book they should be able to take the reins and get through it on their own.

      Readicide 1. Readicide: How Schools Are Killing Reading and What You Can Do About It Book by: Kelly Gallagher, , Stenhouse Publishers Discussion Facilitator: Dr. Lynn Warren Slides are excerpts from the book for discussion only. Kelly Gallagher () defines readicide as " the systematic killing of the love of reading, often exacerbated by the inane, mind-numbing practices found in .


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Readicide: How Schools Are Killing Reading and What You Can Do About It [Gallagher, Mr. Kelly] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Readicide: How Schools Are Killing Reading and What You Can Do About ItCited by: This is a really great, practical book about what teachers (particularly elementary, middle school, and high school teachers) can do to both prevent "readicide" (the death of any interest or joy in reading) and encourage recreational reading/5.

In this provocative new book, Kelly Gallagher suggests, however, that it is time to recognize a new and significant contributor to the death of reading: our schools. In Readicide, Kelly argues that American schools are actively (though unwittingly) furthering the decline of reading.

Reversing Readicide. Kelly Gallagher. To this list, I would like to add a factor I call readicide, meaning practices educators employ to raise reading scores that actually kill students' love of reading. Readicide is occurring, ironically, in the one place where a love of reading should be fostered—schools.

Assigning a book is not the. In this provocative new book, Kelly Gallagher suggests, however, that it is time to recognize a new and significant contributor to the death of reading: our schools. In Readicide, Kelly argues that American schools are actively (though unwittingly) furthering the decline of reading.4/5(10).

Framing a Book: Previewing the text, discussion of the author and historical context, discussion of the value of the book, and, often, the essay test question at the very beginning of the unit. “Big Chunk/Little Chunk” Philosophy: After framing a novel, assign students to read large chunks of the book on their own (with a guiding idea to /5().

“Valuing reading” is often a euphemism for preparing students to pass mandated multiple-choice exams, and in dragging students down this path, schools are largely contributing to the development of readicide.” ― Kelly Gallagher, Readicide: How Schools Are Killing Reading and What You Can Do About ItCited by: To summarize so that students Don't feel like this and remember Teaching matters.

READICIDE How schools are killing reading and what you can do about it. Not this Do this Main Idea Reason #1 Give some vocabulary, if it's unfamiliar By: Kelly Gallagher Main Idea Main Idea.

Complete summary of Kelly Gallagher's Readicide: How Schools Are Killing Reading and What You Can Do About It. eNotes plot summaries cover. "Readicide is an intriguing look at many possible solutions to the problem of the decline of reading in American schools." - Midwest Book Review.

From the Publisher. Customer Reviews. Barnes & Noble Press. Publish your book with B&N. Learn More/5(17). Readicide quelled those concerns. Readicide is a good book. It has good ideas that I will touch on later in this post. But it also has a number of either/or and slippery slope logical fallacies.

Gallagher's chapters address four causes of readicide: No Child Left Behind; Not providing students with good books and time to read them in school.

The book provides an avalanche of data supporting these statements, as well as suggestions for things that you can do in the classroom to prevent readicide. As Kati Haycock, director of the Education Trust points out, the quality of teaching can affect the level of.

Readicide is defined as the systematic killing of the love of reading, often exacerbated by the inane, mind-numbing practices found in schools. Gallagher tells us that some of our reading education practices, intended to make better readers, rather are contributing to the decline in reading.

The book has concrete suggestions for preventing /5(). Readicide: How Schools Are Killing Reading and What You Can Do About It is a non-fiction book by high school teacher and author Kelly Gallagher.

Description. The book documents how teachers tend to stop students from enjoying reading by mainly focusing on tests. Buy Readicide: How Schools Are Killing Reading and What You Can Do about It by Kelly Gallagher (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(). She handed me a wonderful book called, “Readicide” by Kelly Gallagher. She explained to me that test prep is killing student’s love of reading and I could not agree more. This post is comprised of my “ah ha” moments as I read the 5 chapter mini book.

It inspired me to really rethink my approach to forcing kids to read to meet a goal. For more go to If you like this summary, buy the book. Readicide How Schools Are Killing Reading and What You Can Do About It by Kelly Gallagher - © Steakhouse Publishers: Portland, Maine Summary by Douglas W.

Green, EdD [email protected] 1 Monday, June 7, Read-i-cide n: The systematic killing of the love of reading, often exacerbated by the inane, mind-numbing practices found in schools.

Reading is dying in our schools. Educators are familiar with many of the factors that have contributed to the decline—poverty, second-language issues, and the ever-expanding choices of electronic entertainment/5(). Tags: Kelly Gallagher, Readicide.

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Condition: New. Readicide: How Schools Are Killing Reading and What You Can Do about It. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller/5(K). In this provocative new book, Kelly Gallagher suggests, however, that it is time to recognize a new and significant contributor to the death of reading: our schools.

In Readicide, Kelly argues that American schools are actively (though unwittingly) furthering the decline of reading. Specifically, he contends that the standard instructional /5(18).In this provocative new book, Kelly Gallagher suggests, however, that it is time to recognize a new and significant contributor to the death of reading: our schools.

In Readicide, Kelly argues that American schools are actively (though unwittingly) furthering the decline of reading/5(4).