Literacy Forum

Literacy Forum 2017 – Vol 32- No 2

Contents

  • From the President: Glenice Andrews 4
  • Visible learning: Using what works best to accelerate learning: Kate Birch 6
  • A Pilot Project to Promote Talk about Text in Senior Secondary Classrooms: Aaron Wilson and Jacinta Oldehaver 14
  • Maria's journey: How to improve the reading levels and understanding of my Māori students: Maria Kewene-Edwards 23
  • Book Reviews: Raising readers: Louise Ward 30
  • Book Reviews: Bruno: Catharina Valckx and Nicolas Hubesch 31
  • Book Reviews: Wolf Hollow: Lauren Wolk 31
  • Book Reviews: Jimmy Failure series: Stephan Pastis 32
  • Book Reviews: Escape to the Moon Islands: Mardi McConnochie 32
  • The Sapling: Because books grow humans: Sarah Forster 33
  • A Tribute to John McIntyre, The Children’s Bookshop: Margaret Paterson and Angela Murie 34
  • Did you know?: Mal Thompson 36
  • Marie Clay Literacy Trust Awards 36
  • NZLA 2017 Conference-Roadshow 40
  • Council News - Manawatu 42
  • Council News - Southland 42
  • Council News - Tauranga 43
  • Council News - Wellington 44