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Linda Hoyt

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Linda Hoyt


  • Spotlight on Comprehension: Building a Literacy of Thoughtfulness, 2005, Heinemann.
  • Exploring Informational Texts: From Theory to Practice, Linda Hoyt, Brenda Parkes, Margaret Mooney, Heinemann, March, 2003
  • Make It Real: Strategies for Success with Informational Texts, Heinemann, 2002
  • Snapshots: Literacy Minilessons Up Close!, Heinemann, 2000
  • Revisit, Reflect, Retell: Strategies for Improving Reading Comprehension, Heinemann, 1999



  • "Together At Last:  Head Start and Elementary Programs In Concert," Young Children, June, 2000
  • "Let the Learner Lead the Way," Primary Voices, NCTE, August, 1998
  • "Many Ways of Knowing: Comprehension Strategies To Deepen Understanding," The Reading Teacher, IRA, April, 1992.

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  • Reading Specialist
  • Classroom Teacher, grades K-6


Lewis and Clark College, MA
Oregon State University, BA

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