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Recommended Books

Secret Code Actions: A Resource to Support Learning to Read and Spell the English Language

Young, N. (2016). (Teacher Edition and Parent Edition)

How We Learn: Why Brains Learn Better Than Any Machine...For Now.
Dehaene, S. (2020). (Amazon.ca) (Amazon.com)

Reading in the Brain: The Science and Evolution of a Human Invention.
Dehaene, S. (2009). (Amazon.ca
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Powerful Writing Strategies for All Students.

Harris, K. Graham, S., Mason, L., Friedlander, B. (2008). (Amazon.ca) (Amazon.com

Unlocking Literacy: Effective Decoding and Spelling Instruction (2nd ed).
Henry, M. (2010). (Amazon.ca) (Amazon.com)

The Writing Revolution: A Guide to Advancing Thinking Through Writing in All Subjects and Grades. San Hochman, J. C., & Wexler, N. (2017). (Amazon.ca) (Amazon.com)

Thinking Reading: What Every Secondary Teacher Needs to Know about Reading
Murphy, James & Dianne (2018). (Amazon.ca(Amazon.com)

Closing the Vocabulary Gap

Quigley, Alex (2018). (Amazon.ca) (Amazon.com)

Teacher's Guide to Effective Sentence Writing

Saddler, B. (2012). (Amazon.ca) (Amazon.com)

 

Language at the Speed of Sight: How We Read, Why So Many Can’t, and What Can Be Done About It. New Seidenberg, M. (2017). (Amazon.ca) (Amazon.com)

Proust and the Squid: The Story and Science of the Reading Brain.
Wolf, M. (2007). (
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