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READ 6603 Promoting Adolescent Learning Through Writing: Welcome & Course Readings

Welcome to your course guide

Please find your required library readings below. If you have problems with the links below, please contact the Library. If you have APA questions about these materials, please contact the Writing Center.

READ 6603 Required Course Readings

The links are for required readings found in the Walden databases ONLY. For all other readings, see your course resources.

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Adams, J. (2012). Make Learning Matter for the Multitasking Generation. Middle School Journal, 43(3), 6-12.

Baker, W. P., Barstack, R., Clark, D., Hull, E., Goodman, B., Kook, J., & ... Lang, M. (2008). Writing-to-learn in the inquiry-science classroom: Effective strategies from middle school science and writing teachers. Clearing House: A Journal Of Educational Strategies, Issues And Ideas, 81(3), 105-108.

Barnes, N. (2009). Hands-on writing: An alternative approach to understanding art. Art Education, 62(3), 40-46.

Bosse, M. J., & Faulconer, J. (2008). Learning and assessing mathematics through reading and writing. School Science and Mathematics, 108(1), 8.

Castek, J., & Beach, R. (2013). Using Apps to Support Disciplinary Literacy and Science Learning. Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, 56(7), 554-564.

Ehret, C., & Hollett, T. (2013). (Re)placing School: Middle School Students' Countermobilities While Composing With iPods. Journal Of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, 57(2), 110-119.  

Fernsten, L. A., & Reda, M. (2011). Helping students meet the challenges of academic writing. Teaching In Higher Education, 16(2), 171-182.

Fisher, D., & Frey, N. (2013). A range of writing across the content areas. Reading Teacher, 67(2), 96-101.  

Jewett, P. (2013). Content-area literacy: Recognizing the embedded literacies of science and mathematics. Journal Of Reading Education, 38(2), 18-24.

Jocius, R. (2013). Exploring Adolescents' Multimodal Responses to "The Kite Runner": Understanding How Students Use Digital Media for Academic Purposes. Journal Of Media Literacy Education, 5(1), 310-325.

Peterson, S. S. (2007). Teaching content with the help of writing across the curriculum. Middle School Journal, 39(20), 26-33.

Saddler, B., & Andrade, H. (2004). The writing rubric. Educational Leadership, 62(2), 48-52.

Wilson, M. (2007). The view from somewhere. Educational Leadership, 65(4), 76-80.

Worley, P. (2008). Not just for English classes: Writing skills essential in tech ed today. Tech Directions, 68(2), 17-19.


Other Readings

Optional or supplemental readings may or may not be available in the library. Find further information about optional readings here.

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