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Michael Riechert et al
TITLE: Reaching Boys, Teaching Boys - Strategies That work, and Why
AUTHOR(S): Michael Riechert et al
Suitable For: Upper Primary to Lower Secondary
PRICE: $44.00
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Based on an extensive worldwide study, this book reveals what gets boys excited about learning Reaching Boys, Teaching Boys challenges the widely-held cultural impression that boys are stubbornly resistant to schooling while providing concrete examples of pedagogy and instructional style that have been proven effective in a variety of school settings.

This book offers more than 100 detailed examples of lessons that succeed with male students, grouped thematically.
Such themes include: Gaming, Motor Activities, Open Inquiry, Competition, Interactive Technology, and Performance/Role Play.
Woven throughout the book is moving testimony from boys that both validates the success of the lessons and adds a human dimension to their impact.

  • The author's presents more than 100+ specific activities for all content areas that have proven successful with male students
  • Draws on an in-depth, worldwide study to reveal what lessons and strategies most engage boys in the classroom
  • Has been described as the missing link that our schools need for the better education of boys