Keys to Literacy Instruction for the Net Generation: Grades 4-12


ISBN: 978-1-4652-1872-8
ISBN: 978-1-4652-1398-3

Keys to Literacy Instruction for the NET Generation: Grades 4 to 12 opens links to assessment and engaging cognitive strategy instruction with cutting-edge Net Resources. Educational administrators, upper grades, and secondary teachers learn how to critically integrate and differentiate reading and writing instruction across the content areas through student choice and motivating opportunities on the Internet.

Keys to Literacy Instruction for the NET Generation: Grades 4 to 12 provides teachers with:

  • keys for critical literacy
  • contextual fluency
  • word building
  • vocabulary
  • comprehension instruction
  • essential frameworks for progress monitoring. 


The Literacy CLOUD Progress Monitoring Map provides educators with a tool for assessment and creative instruction that focuses on students’ interests and goals. Confidence-building Mastermind Hubs are also introduced for collaborative development of student organization and the review of content area literacy to enhance long-term learning throughout the year. 

This reader-friendly book provides analysis and synthesis of literacy integration for professional networking. It features engaging, research-based, practical methods for saving time in the classroom as teachers connect literacy strategies with the Common Core State Standards. The authors highlight critical literacy, literature, and motivating methods for integrating technology to enhance literacy development and promote successful lifelong learning for the NET generation.