Wiring the brain for reading
Date posted: June 20, 2013
New in the library!
Wiring the brain for reading: brain-based strategies for teaching literacy.
Marilee Sprenger. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2013.
This book outlines the neural connections necessary for learning to read, the importance of the body-brain connection, strategies for building phonemic awareness and decoding skills, brain-based techniques for developing vocabulary and building fluency, and memory strategies to reinforce comprehension. Information on brain development applies to both children and adults and is presented in a non-technical way.
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