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Bear, Donald R.

Overview
Works: 127 works in 361 publications in 1 language and 4,380 library holdings
Genres: Textbooks  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: LB1050.44, 372.462
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Most widely held works by Donald R Bear
Words their way : word study for phonics, vocabulary, and spelling instruction by Donald R Bear( Book )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 1,713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This phenomenon in word study has always been extremely popular for its developmental approach and hands-on methods for teaching children phonics, vocabulary, and spelling skills. The revision offers a new laser sharp focus on assessment, organization for word study, research, and teacher-friendly word sorts and games. The new edition not only offers a step by step guide through performing the assessments, but a new CD ROM that provides an amazing electronic format for managing student assessment. It also contains hundreds of alternate word and picture sorts and sorting and game templates that allow teachers to create instructional materials including games from the CD's bank of word and picture lists. These materials can be printed or saved to a hard-drive for later use. The new edition also includes a DVD tutorial that walks users through every step of the Words Their Way approach, from assessment to classroom organization to developmentally-driven, hands on instruction. Words Their Way engages learners and scaffolds the development of all students including English learners. ... Publisher description
Development of orthographic knowledge and the foundation of literacy : a memorial festschrift for Edmund H. Henderson by Edmund H Henderson( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Words their way with English learners : word study for phonics, vocabulary, and spelling instruction( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Word study can be a powerful instructional method for teachers and their English learning students. With this text, you can evaluate students' langage needs. Empower your students to grasp this new language at the word level, building skills to understand how English differs from their primary language, and providing them with the skills to predict word meaning through spelling. Words Their Way with English Learners will help you build vocabulary, spelling, and word recognition skills in your English learners, giving them the foundation to master their new language. One reality of today's classrooms is the limited help available to teachers trying to support English learners' literacy skills. The educators and researchers who developed Words Their Way understand this challenge. Their original text, a phenomenon in word study, provides the proven framework and application to allow students to develop literacy skills. And now they apply this approach to teaching English learners. Based on the same solid research, Words Their Way with English Learners helps you determine what your students bring with them from their home languages, where their instruction in English orthography should begin, and how best to move these students through their development. ... Publisher description
Words their way : letter and picture sorts for emergent spellers by Donald R Bear( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text is intended to serve as a companion volume to the core text, Words Their Way: Word Study for Phonics, Spelling, and Vocabulary Instruction. Grounded in the same practical, research-based and classroom proven approach, this text enriches the main text's content, specifically for emergent spellers. In addition to emergent assessment tools, this volume provides teachers with concept sorting ideas followed by picture sorts for developing phonemic awareness, alphabet knowledge, letter recognition and concepts of words in print. The book also includes activities for rhyming, syllabication, and sound play. ... Publisher description
Treasures : a reading/language arts program by Donald R Bear( Book )

30 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Treasures program is buidling brighter futures for all students in K-6 Reading/Language Arts. This all-new comprehensive, research-based reading program offers a wealth of high quality literature to engage learners. Explicit intruction and ample pratice ensure students' growth in reading proficiency. Each week's lesson integrates grammar, writing, and spelling for a total language arts approach. -- Publisher
Words their way : word sorts for syllables and affixes spellers by Francine R Johnston( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intended to work hand-in-hand with the core text Words Their Way: Word Study for Phonics, Vocabulary, and Spelling Instruction, this text is the ideal accompaniment to any phonics, spelling, and/or word study curriculum. The text provides a practical, research-based, and classroom-proven way to study syllables and affixes with students, augmenting that content with numerous reproducible -- SORTS that specifically address the needs of the syllables and affixes speller. This collection of word sorting activities is for students who are ready to study multi-syllabic words--beginning with consonant doubling, plural endings and moving through the study of basic prefixes and suffixes. ... Publisher description
Words their way : words sorts for derivational relations spellers by Francine R Johnston( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We believe that the hands-on word sorting approach to word study is invaluable to you and your students. These stage-specific companion volumes to Words Their Way ® : Word Study for Phonics, Vocabulary, and Spelling Instruction provide a complete curriculum of reproducible sorts and detailed directions for the teacher working with students in each stage of spelling development, from emergent through derivational relations
Developing literacy : an integrated approach to assessment and instruction by Donald R Bear( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Words their way : word sorts for letter name-alphabetic spellers by Marcia Invernizzi( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book enables readers to understand the best way to teach elementary reading or phonics. This is a practical, research-based, and classroom-proven guide to expand and enrich word study, specifically for Letter Name - Alphabetic Spellers. Step-by-step instructions introduce and guide learners through the sorting lessons. These lessons include: review sorts for initial consonants; same-vowel word families with pictures; digraphs and blends picture sorts; mixed vowel word families; picture shorts for short vowels; short vowels in CVC words; introduction to R-influenced words; and contractions. An obvious choice for elementary educators, this book can serve as a useful guide for parents interested in enhancing home study
Letter and Picture Sorts for Emergent Spellers by Donald R Bear( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We believe that the hands-on word sorting approach to word study is invaluable to you and your students. Broaden your word study understanding and instruction with this expanded word sorting tool for week by week implementation with emergent spellers (ages 1 - 7). This stage-specific companion volume to Words Their Way ® : Word Study for Phonics, Vocabulary, and Spelling Instruction provides a complete curriculum of assessments, reproducible sorts, and detailed directions for the teacher working with students in the emergent stage of spelling
Treasures : a reading/language arts program by Donald R Bear( Book )

24 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

California Treasures is a research-based reading and language arts program for Grades K-6 that: builds a lifelong love of reading through explicit systematic instruction coupled with time-honored classics, contemporary nonfiction, and rich literature; addresses the four key aspects of language arts every day: listening, speaking, reading, and writing; integrates print resources with digital resources providing teachers with options for teaching styles; offers an equitable parallel Spanish program, California Tesoros de lectura; follows California's revised English language development standards by incorporating the required English language support into the program and providing a complete English language development component to assist students transitioning into English
Macmillan McGraw-Hill treasures : a reading/language arts program( Book )

15 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Houghton Mifflin spelling and vocabulary : words for readers and writers by Shane Templeton( Book )

25 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teacher's Resource Book contains blackline masters; unit tests; pre-book, mid-year, and end-of-year tests; bulletin board ideas; progress charts; writing ideas; and spelling
Treasures : a reading/language arts program by Donald R Bear( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

California Treasures is a research-based reading and language arts program for Grades K-6 that: builds a lifelong love of reading through explicit systematic instruction coupled with time-honored classics, contemporary nonfiction, and rich literature; addresses the four key aspects of language arts every day: listening, speaking, reading, and writing; integrates print resources with digital resources providing teachers with options for teaching styles; offers an equitable parallel Spanish program, California Tesoros de lectura; follows California's revised English language development standards by incorporating the required English language support into the program and providing a complete English language development component to assist students transitioning into English
Vocabulary their way : word study with middle and secondary students by Shane Templeton( Book )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treasures : a reading /language arts program( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treasures : a reading /language arts program( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macmillan McGraw-Hill treasures : a reading/language arts program( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treasures : a reading/language arts program by Donald R Bear( Book )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

California Treasures is a research-based reading and language arts program for Grades K-6 that: builds a lifelong love of reading through explicit systematic instruction coupled with time-honored classics, contemporary nonfiction, and rich literature; addresses the four key aspects of language arts every day: listening, speaking, reading, and writing; integrates print resources with digital resources providing teachers with options for teaching styles; offers an equitable parallel Spanish program, California Tesoros de lectura; follows California's revised English language development standards by incorporating the required English language support into the program and providing a complete English language development component to assist students transitioning into English
Development of orthographic knowledge and the foundations of literacy : a memorial Festschrift for Edmund H. Henderson by Shane Templeton( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume unites spelling and word recognition -- two areas that have largely remained theoretically and empirically distinct. Despite considerable advances in the investigation of processes underlying word perception and the acknowledgement of the seminal importance of lexical access in the reading and writing processes, to date the development and functioning of orthographic knowledge across both encoding and decoding contexts has rarely been explored. The book begins to fill this void by offering a coherent and unified articulation of the perceptual, linguistic, and cognitive fea
 
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Words their way : word study for phonics, vocabulary, and spelling instruction
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Words their way with English learners : word study for phonics, vocabulary, and spelling instructionWords their way : letter and picture sorts for emergent spellersTreasures : a reading/language arts programWords their way : word sorts for syllables and affixes spellersWords their way : words sorts for derivational relations spellersDeveloping literacy : an integrated approach to assessment and instructionWords their way : word sorts for letter name-alphabetic spellersLetter and Picture Sorts for Emergent Spellers