The Midwest Book Review, "Library Bookwatch" and "Internet Bookwatch,"
"Written by literacy coach Susan Nations and assistant principal Mellissa Alonso, both of whom earned Teacher of the Year for their respective counties in 2005. More Primary Literacy Centers: Making Reading and Writing STICK! is a no-nonsense guide to building literacy centers in one's classroom, or building upon an established literacy program in order to bring more meaningful reading and writing experiences to youths in grades K-3. Written for novice to veteran literacy center organizers, administrators, and workers, More Primary Literacy Centers covers the five points of the STICK principle -- Strategy Teaching Cycle, Transition Readers from Emergent to Fluent, Interacting as a Learning Community, Conversations about Content, and Keeping the Focus. A wealth of handy teacher resources from sample student interview and center evaluation forms to daily learning logs, kid-friendly" exercise and response forms, literacy connection planner templates, and more round out this invaluable resource and teaching aid." - The Midwest Book Review, "Library Bookwatch" and "Internet Bookwatch," April 2007" - The Midwest Book Review, "Library Bookwatch" and "Internet Bookwatch,"
April 15, 2007