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Oh, Yeah?!

Michael Smith , Jeffrey Wilhelm , James Fredricksen

Pub Date: 8/24/2012
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: 6th - 12th

Because everything is an argument “In this book, we’ll argue that you can teach the writing of argument so that students will not only exceed the Common Core State Standards, but also be prepared for a future as students and citizens.” Michael Smith, Jeffrey Wilhelm, and James Fredricksen The Common Core State Standards are an... more

Oh, Yeah?! (eBook)

Michael Smith , Jeffrey Wilhelm , James Fredricksen

Pub Date: 8/24/2012
Product Type: eBook
Grade: 6th - 12th

Because everything is an argument “In this book, we’ll argue that you can teach the writing of argument so that students will not only exceed the Common Core State Standards, but also be prepared for a future as students and citizens.” Michael Smith, Jeffrey Wilhelm, and James Fredricksen The Common Core State Standards are an... more

Oh, Yeah?! (Print eBook Bundle)

Michael Smith , Jeffrey Wilhelm , James Fredricksen

Pub Date: 8/24/2012
Product Type: Print + eBook
Grade: 6th - 12th

Because everything is an argument “In this book, we’ll argue that you can teach the writing of argument so that students will not only exceed the Common Core State Standards, but also be prepared for a future as students and citizens.” Michael Smith, Jeffrey Wilhelm, and James Fredricksen The Common Core State Standards are an... more

So, What’s the Story?

James Fredricksen , Jeffrey Wilhelm , Michael Smith

Pub Date: 8/17/2012
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: 6th - 12th

Get the whole story on teaching narrative writing “Narrative can foster a new understanding of self and others, and help people solve real problems together. In short narrative empowers people. This makes it vitally important to helping students become ‘college and career ready.’” James Fredricksen, Michael Smith, and Jeffrey Wilhelm While... more

Get It Done!

Jeffrey Wilhelm , Michael Smith , James Fredricksen

Pub Date: 8/15/2012
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: 6th - 12th

Informational texts aren’t just for school “Even if the CCSS are not adopted in your state, the theory and instruction we present is devoted to developing not only competence in literacy, but competence in life.” Jeffrey Wilhelm, Michael Smith, and James Fredricksen Informational texts aren’t just for school. They are a real-world... more

Get It Done! (Print eBook Bundle)

Jeffrey Wilhelm , Michael Smith , James Fredricksen

Pub Date: 8/15/2012
Product Type: Print + eBook
Grade: 6th - 12th

Informational texts aren’t just for school “Even if the CCSS are not adopted in your state, the theory and instruction we present is devoted to developing not only competence in literacy, but competence in life.” Jeffrey Wilhelm, Michael Smith, and James Fredricksen Informational texts aren’t just for school. They are a real-world... more

Get It Done! (eBook)

Jeffrey Wilhelm , Michael Smith , James Fredricksen

Pub Date: 8/15/2012
Product Type: eBook
Grade: 6th - 12th

Informational texts aren’t just for school “Even if the CCSS are not adopted in your state, the theory and instruction we present is devoted to developing not only competence in literacy, but competence in life.” Jeffrey Wilhelm, Michael Smith, and James Fredricksen Informational texts aren’t just for school. They are a real-world... more

Going with the Flow

Jeffrey Wilhelm , Michael Smith

Pub Date: 1/6/2006 1
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: 6th - 12th

Why do boys embrace literate behaviors outside of school but reject them inside school? How can adolescents connect their outside-of-school literacy to school purposes? How can we use the present instructional moment to encourage students to continue growing as readers and writers in the future? Michael Smith and Jeffrey Wilhelm... more

Reflective Teaching, Reflective Learning

Thomas McCann , Larry Johannessen , Elizabeth Kahn , Peter Smagorinsky , Michael Smith

Pub Date: 10/14/2005
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: 6th - 12th

Sometimes we find our teachers, and sometimes our teachers find us. If you do not know George Hillocks, Jr. and his work, then this volume will make you his student in ways that will be transformative.—Jeffrey D. Wilhelm, Coauthor of Reading Don’t Fix No ChevysHow do you measure greatness in education? Neither the length of... more

Reading Don't Fix No Chevys

Michael Smith , Jeffrey Wilhelm

Pub Date: 3/12/2002
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: 7th - 12th

The problems of boys in schools, especially in reading and writing, have been the focus of statistical data, but rarely does research point out how literacy educators can combat those problems. That situation has changed. Michael Smith and Jeff Wilhelm, two of the most respected names in English education and in the teaching of reading,... more

Awards for Michael'S Work:

2003 NCTE David H. Russell Research Award
We're pleased to announce that Michael Smith won the 2003 NCTE David H. Russell Research Award for the book: "Reading Don't Fix No Chevys"