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Developing Student Motivation to Read | The Doing What Works Library

About<p>Katie Ranftle<br>March 26, 2014<p>225 views<br>0 likes<p>Developing Student Motivation to Read<p>By <b>John T. Guthrie, University of Maryland</b><p>Attachments 1<p>1 …

Getting to the Why: Motivating Students to Read

Why do we have to read this?<p>Does that lament sound familiar? It's a common question and one that teachers should be able to answer if they want …

Reading Motivation: What the Research Says

Research

Hooking Struggling Readers: Using Books They Can and Want to Read

Find effective high interest, low vocabulary books<p>The term "high interest, low vocabulary" is often used to describe books for struggling middle …

Writing

Reading Motivation and Fun

Regardless of what reading program or strategies you use in your classroom, reading needs to be fun. Students should be encouraged to pick up books …

Teaching

Simple Practices to Nurture the Motivation to Read

Research confirms that student motivation is a key factor in successful reading. In Nurturing the Motivation to Read, we examined the current …

Teaching

Student Motivation and Engagement in Literacy Learning | Adolescent Literacy Topics A-Z

<b>Some teachers think that motivational activities must entertain students and therefore create fun activities that are not necessarily focused on</b> …

How To Build Your Students' Reading Lives

In October 2012, Pew Research Center published a report on teens’ use of libraries and reading habits. From Christian Science to NPR, media outlets …

Making Connections to Motivate Student Learning

• How does connecting learning to students' interests help to motivate students?<br>• Why is making connections for students important for making learning …

Motivations for Reading

References<p>Click the "References" link above to hide these references.<p>Adoni, H., & Shadmi, E. (1980). The portrait of the citizen as a young reader: …

Getting Started With Gamification

“Gamifying” your classroom offers the opportunity to increase your students' motivation, help them develop autonomy, and foster positive social …

Inspiration and Motivation With Technology in the Midst of Constant Change

Each day tweets, blog posts, and other digital media suggest a myriad of new notions and emerging possibilities for digital teaching, thinking, …

How Do You Know Which Books To Purchase? A Few Tips to Help Build A Better Classroom Library

Several years ago, I had a classroom library that was filled to the brim with books. Every shelf crammed. Every space occupied, yet every independent …

Books