Back to Engaging Minds in English Language Arts Classrooms: The Surprising Power of Joy
Take the joyful learning framework you discovered in Engaging Minds in the Classroom
and use it to keep students attentive, thoughtful, and inquisitive about learning in language arts. Find out how to go beyond standards and assessments to develop a classroom practice that includes
- Active and engaging ways to involve students in reading, writing, speaking, listening, and other essential elements of language arts learning.
- Innovative instructional approaches for diverse students at all grade levels.
- Research-based rationales for linking student motivation and engagement to academic success.
Meet the multiple challenges of standards, assessments, instruction of English language learners, and closing achievement gaps in a way that truly engages students’ minds and helps them experience joy in learning.
(ASCD book, 2014) 7" x 9", 57 pages.