Literacy Resources

Disciplinary Literacy Resources


Gabriel, R. & Wenz, G. (2017). Three Directions for Disciplinary Literacy. Educational Leadership, 74 (5). Retrieved from

Moje, E. B. (2007). Developing socially just subject-matter instruction: A review of the literature on disciplinary literacy teaching. Review of Research in Education, 31(1), 1–44.

Nokes, J. D. (2011). Recognizing and addressing the barriers to adolescents’ “reading like historians.” The History Teacher, 44(3), 379–404. Retrieved from

Research Studies: 

Shanahan, C., Shanahan, T., & Misischia, C. (2011). Analysis of expert readers in three disciplines: History, mathematics, and chemistry. Journal of Literacy Research, 43(4), 393–429.