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Reading Resources

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The Teacher Curriculum Center (TCC) has a variety of materials that can be used for the teaching of reading.   The following will help you to identify and locate the most appropriate reading materials for your needs:

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Library Catalog Search Form

Selected Subject Terms

Use “Catalog” search from the Oviatt Library homepage and limit your search to the TCC as a location.

Search under these subject terms:

  • Reading (Primary)
  • English language - Phonetics
  • Basal reading instruction
  • Language Arts
  • Reading (Elementary)
  • Reading - Phonetic method
  • Poetry
  • Literacy
  • New literates
  • Reading for new literates

Other reading materials

The following subject terms can be used to locate supplemental and/or specialized reading materials:

  • Reading readiness
  • Reading - Remedial teaching
  • Reading games
  • Reading comprehension
  • Children - Books and reading
  • Alphabet
  • Reading (Primary) - Language experience approach
  • High interest-low vocabulary books
  • Children's literature in mathematics education
  • Children's poetry
  • Language Arts -- Correlation with content subjects

Supplemental Sources in the TCC

Curriculum Guides/Lesson Plans

Use the Study and teaching subdivision after any subject to find curriculum guides and lesson plans in the Oviatt Library Catalog. Examples:

  • Reading (Primary) – Study and teaching
  • Reading (Elementary) – Study and teaching

Curriculum guides and lesson plans may also be found in the ERIC documents collection. Ask a Reference Librarian for assistance.

Internet Sources

Created by Dr. Karin Duran
Questions or Comments: mara.houdyshell@csun.edu