August 11, 2017

Special Edition:
New titles for the new school year

Stenhouse Publishers
Stenhouse Fall 2017 Catalog Kick off the new school year with our crop of fall titles from Stenhouse authors you have come to trust, as well as some fresh, new voices.

Many of our new titles are already available for online preview and all of them are available for preorder. Stay tuned to Newslinks and follow us on Twitter for regular updates on books and authors.

Browse our new fall catalog now!

Strategies That Work, Third Edition Strategies That Work, Third Edition
Teaching Comprehension for Understanding, Engagement, and Building Knowledge, Grades K-8
Stephanie Harvey and Anne Goudvis

Thirty new lessons and new and revised chapters shine a light on children's thinking, curiosity, and questions. Steph and Anne show you how to explicitly teach thinking strategies so that students become engaged, thoughtful, independent readers.

Now available • 320 pp/paper • $37.00 • Grades K‑8

Mentor Texts, Second Edition Mentor Texts, Second Edition
Teaching Writing Through Children's Literature, K-6
Lynne Dorfman and Rose Cappelli
Foreword by Linda Hoyt

In the second edition of this important book, Lynne and Rose show you how to help students become confident, accomplished writers by using literature as their foundation. Includes brand-new "Your Turn" lessons and an updated "Treasure Chest" of annotated children's book titles.

Now available • 382 pp/paper • $28.00 • Grades K‑6

The Daily Five Classroom Library Collections The Daily Five Classroom Library Collections
Gail Boushey and Joan Moser

Update your classroom library and go deeper with The Daily 5, Second Edition and The CAFE Book with these exclusive collections of fiction and nonfiction books for your classroom. Each grade collection includes 200 popular and recently published titles.

Now available • Grades K‑5

Renew Renew!
Become a Better—and More Authentic—Writing Teacher
Shawna Coppola
Foreword by Thomas Newkirk

When was the last time you shook up your writing instruction? Shawna challenges writing teachers to rethink and revise their practice regularly—leading to renewal of their professional lives.

Now available • 128 pp/paper • $16.00 • Grades K‑8

Powerful Book Introductions Powerful Book Introductions
Leading with Meaning for Deeper Thinking
Kathleen Fay, Chrisie Moritz, and Suzanne Whaley
Foreword by Pat Johnson

A thoughtful guide to this important part of the guided reading practice. The authors share their planning process and advice on selecting texts, encouraging discussions, highlighting text structures, exploring sentence structure, and solving words.

Shipping next week • 200 pp/paper • $23.00 • Grades K‑3

Which One Doesn't Belong? Shapes Posters Which One Doesn't Belong? Shapes Posters
Christopher Danielson

Upgrade your walls and your instruction with this new set of shapes posters. Designed to spark curiosity, creativity, and conversation about geometry, the posters address misconceptions and move beyond treating geometry as vocabulary to memorize.

Eight 18"x24" full-color posters and 4-page teacher's guide
Now available • $35.00 • Grades K‑12

Developing Readers in the Academic Disciplines, Second Edition Developing Readers in the Academic Disciplines, Second Edition
Doug Buehl

Doug Buehl strips away the one-size-fits-all approach to literacy and presents a much-needed instructional model for disciplinary literacy, showing how to mentor middle and high school learners to become "academic insiders." Thoroughly revised, with new approaches for encouraging inquiry around disciplinary texts.

Now available • 360 pp/paper • $35.00 • Grades 6‑12

A Closer Look A Closer Look
Learning More About Our Writers with Formative Assessment
Lynne Dorfman and Diane Dougherty
Foreword by Clare Landrigan and Tammy Mulligan

Lynne and Diane provide the tools and strategies you need to use formative assessment in writing workshop. Through their ideas, you will be able to establish an environment where students can assess their own writing and becoming independent writers.

Coming in September • 160 pp/paper • $23.00 • Grades K‑6

Super Spellers Super Spellers
Seven Steps to Transforming Your Spelling Instruction
Mark Weakland
Foreword by Richard Gentry

Are you frustrated with how spelling is traditionally taught? This practical book gives you an approach that's research-based, focused, developmentally appropriate, and tied to authentic reading and writing.

Coming in September • 192 pp/paper • $24.00 • Grades K‑5

Enticing Hard-to-Reach Writers Enticing Hard-to-Reach Writers
Ruth Ayres

In this moving, personal book, Ruth Ayres explores stories and their power to heal children from troubled backgrounds, and offers up strategies for helping students discover their own stories of strength and survival.

Coming in October • 176 pp/paper • $21.00 • Grades K‑8

Patterns of Power Patterns of Power
Inviting Young Writers into the Conventions of Language, Grades 1-5
Jeff Anderson with Whitney LaRocca

Jeff and Whitney help you set up everything you need to immerse yourself in the process of inviting elementary students to experiment and play with language. Includes more than seventy practical, ready-to-use lessons.

Coming in October • 416 pp/paper • $38.00 • Grades 1‑5

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