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Naked Reading: Uncovering What Tweens Need to Become Lifelong Readers Paperback – March 24, 2006

ISBN-13: 978-1571104168 ISBN-10: 157110416X Edition: 1st

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 128 pages
  • Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers; 1 edition (March 24, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 157110416X
  • ISBN-13: 978-1571104168
  • Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.4 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 8.8 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #955,315 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Lesesne uses the attention-grabbing term of the title to describe the sheer joy that reading brings to some individuals but not to others. The succinct text wastes no time in painting a portrait of tween readers (a definition expanded to include those students in grades 4-8) and conveys why it's crucial to engage them at this stage. Grounded in research (both the author's and notable others), the book offers concrete solutions to reading resistance by highlighting a baker's dozen of strategies that require little time or money to implement. Highly motivational for teachers frustrated by emphasis on the assessment of reading ability rather than reading passion, this title reads like a heart-to-heart chat with a trusted colleague. While it may be most helpful for reading professionals, it is accessible to anyone concerned about the future of reading. Filled with various lists of kid-appealing titles, including an appendix of 100 Great Books for Tweens, this volume presents books appropriate for every stage of the target audience's development. An inspired choice for any professional collection.–H. H. Henderson, Heritage Middle School, Deltona, FL
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12 of 12 people found the following review helpful By Jerry Gerard on October 9, 2006
Format: Paperback
I am a middle school media specialist, and I first borrowed this book from our professional library. But just as quickly as I began reading it I knew I had to buy my own copy. Lesesne covers so many of the topics I deal with on a daily basis, from the voracious reader who can't get enough books to the reluctant reader who hates being dragged into the media center. I think this book ought to be required reading for all English/language arts teachers, media specialists/librarians, and in a prefect world, parents too!
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16 of 18 people found the following review helpful By Lois A. Buckman on June 25, 2006
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Naked Reading is a wonderful book for either someone teaching pre-service teachers or a teacher who has been in the "trenches" for a number of years. I may be marginally biased because I am mentioned in the book, but that does not negate the wonderful ideas that Lesesne presents.

The book covers specific ways in which to excite students to read. The chapter on energizing tweens puts together what Lesesne calls T.A.R.G.E.T and like the book, this idea is right on "target" with ideas that are presented in an accessible manner for all who read the book. Many titles are mentioned throughout each chapter and an annotated bibliography is included.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By VLD13 on July 12, 2010
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This book has some good reading lists. I can't say the information was really new. The lists of books for teens to read make it worthwhile.
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