Education

Reading Comprehension Boosters

Author: Thomas G. Gunning

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

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Category: Education

Page: 480

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An effective resource for improving young students' comprehension skills With 100 high-interest reading activities, this book is designed to help students gain fundamental comprehension skills so they can succeed in reading complex and varied types of texts. Each lesson includes a brief reading selection followed by questions, multiple-choice selections, and thinking and writing activities. The activities, all on reproducible worksheets, can be used to give individual students or groups extra practice, or as supplemental skill-building and test-prep activities for the full class. Activities are grouped within seven units, each focusing on an important aspect of comprehension Units increase in difficulty level so that students gain proficiency as they work through the material High-interest themes include stories about robots, animal helpers, space, and famous people Offers activities that build the advanced cognitive skills called for in the National Assessment of Education Progress (NAEP) Each lesson includes a teacher section with guidance on how to introduce the activities to students and support them in their reading practices.
Reading comprehension

350 Comprehension Boosters

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Category: Reading comprehension

Page: 352

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A collection of favorite reading comprehension pages from the "Stick out your neck" series. It is a convenient source of reinforcement activities for teachers of grades K-4, containing pages on sequencing, vocabulary development, following directions, finding main ideas, and drawing conclusions.
Education

Reading Success for All Students

Author: Thomas G. Gunning

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

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Category: Education

Page: 256

View: 316

Help for reading teachers in continuous monitoring, assessment and instruction that targets students' problem areas This vital resource offers classroom teachers and literacy coaches practical assessments that can be used to evaluate key areas in students' reading performance. These assessments will provide information that can be directly used for planning instruction. Specific instructional techniques and activities are linked to each of the assessments so that teachers know exactly how to teach necessary skills. Tests and other evaluative devices are aligned with Common Core State Standards and state frameworks. Offers a proven model for monitoring and assessing students Assessments and instructional strategies are easy to implement as part of any curriculum Practical strategies are modeled on a tested approach for helping students work through their problem areas
Education

Language Boosters, Gr. 3, eBook

Author: Carmen S. Jones

Publisher: Creative Teaching Press

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Category: Education

Page: 112

View: 652

ELD Level: Intermediate. 100 Practice Pages for Strengthening Language ProficiencyHelp students master fundamental language skills with quick daily practice. Each practice page focuses on vocabulary, grammar, and comprehension while addressing universal cross-curricular themes. The repetition of skills help reinforce these critical components. The language and picture support in these resources make them ideal for English Language Learners.
English language

Creating Literacy Instruction for All Students

Author: Thomas G. Gunning

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN:

Category: English language

Page: 656

View: 294

The most comprehensive PreK-8 literacy text on the market - packed with practical instruction and assessment strategies that support the literacy development of all learners. Creating Literacy Instruction for All Students includes in-depth coverage of every major topic and research-based strategy in literacy education. Readers will gain a thorough understanding of every essential theory and practical technique, then choose which strategies best fit their students' needs and their personal teaching style. Unique text features include: three chapters dedicated to comprehension, an Academic Word List adapted for elementary and middle school students, arranged by difficulty level of words; specialized techniques for teaching difficult phonics elements; formative phonics, syllabic analysis, and comprehension assessments that are easy to administer and analyze; comprehension techniques such as mystery passages, using manipulatives, macro close, and writing intensive reading comprehension; stage of development; explanations on using extensive databases of Lexiled informational texts; and step-by-step guidance for teaching reading and writing - including sample lessons for virtually every major literacy skill/strategy that incorporate the key elements of effective assessment and instruction. The 10th Edition highlights technology's increasing role and use in both literacy assessment and instruction, and incorporates new research studies that show how educators can support their students in reaching grade-level requirements. Also available with MyLab Education By combining trusted author content with digital tools and a flexible platform, MyLab personalizes the learning experience and improves results for each student. MyLab Education gives teacher candidates opportunities to apply theory to practice - better preparing them for success in their future classrooms. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab Education does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab Education, ask your instructor to confirm the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyLab Education, search for: 0134863569 / 9780134863566 Creating Literacy Instruction for All Students plus MyLab Education with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0134986393 / 9780134986395 MyLab Education with Pearson eText -- Access Card -- for Creating Literacy Instruction for All Students 0134986482 / 9780134986487 Creating Literacy Instruction for All Students
Education

Creating Literacy Instruction for All Students Plus Mylab Education with Pearson EText -- Access Card Package

Author: Thomas G. Gunning

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 99998

View: 868

NOTE: Before purchasing, check with your instructor to ensure you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of the MyLab(tm) and Mastering(tm) platforms exist for each title, and registrations are not transferable. To register for and use MyLab or Mastering, you may also need a Course ID, which your instructor will provide. Used books, rentals, and purchases made outside of Pearson If purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson, the access codes for the MyLab or Mastering platform may not be included, may be incorrect, or may be previously redeemed. Check with the seller before completing your purchase. This package includes MyLab Education. The most comprehensive PreK-8 literacy text on the market -- packed with practical instruction and assessment strategies that support the literacy development of all learners. Creating Literacy Instruction for All Students includes in-depth coverage of every major topic and research-based strategy in literacy education. Readers will gain a thorough understanding of every essential theory and practical technique, then choose which strategies best fit their students' needs and their personal teaching style. Unique text features include: three chapters dedicated to comprehension, an Academic Word List adapted for elementary and middle school students, arranged by difficulty level of words; specialized techniques for teaching difficult phonics elements; formative phonics, syllabic analysis, and comprehension assessments that are easy to administer and analyze; comprehension techniques such as mystery passages, using manipulatives, macro close, and writing intensive reading comprehension; stage of development; explanations on using extensive databases of Lexiled informational texts; and step-by-step guidance for teaching reading and writing -- including sample lessons for virtually every major literacy skill/strategy that incorporate the key elements of effective assessment and instruction. The 10th Edition highlights technology's increasing role and use in both literacy assessment and instruction, and incorporates new research studies that show how educators can support their students in reaching grade-level requirements. Personalize learning with MyLab Education By combining trusted author content with digital tools and a flexible platform, MyLab personalizes the learning experience and improves results for each student. MyLab Education gives teacher candidates opportunities to apply theory to practice -- better preparing them for success in their future classrooms. 0134863569 / 9780134863566 Creating Literacy Instruction for All Students plus MyLab Education with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0134986393 / 9780134986395 MyLab Education with Pearson eText -- Access Card -- for Creating Literacy Instruction for All Students 0134986482 / 9780134986487 Creating Literacy Instruction for All Students
Audio-visual materials

Media Review

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Reading

Just for Fun

Author: Norman Schachter

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Category: Reading

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View: 450

Self-Help

Keys to Success

Author: Carol Carter

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN:

Category: Self-Help

Page: 387

View: 848

Since its’ publication,Keys to Successhas set the standard for helping readers understand how to be successful in College, Career, and Life. This revision builds on this strength, while adding the new dimension of successful intelligence. Through building their ability to think analytically, creatively, and practically, readers can understand their own power to choose and to act as they proceed through life and the world of work. Because this book shows readers how what helps them succeed in college will also serve them on the job and in life,Keys to Successappeals to every age (traditional and older) and stage (full-time, part-time, working, parenting) of reader.All new stories have been introduced to address the current challenges today’s student faces–e.g., values, goal setting, time management, basic stress management, test taking strategies, balancing school with work, returning to school as an older student, dealing with financial needs, parenting, supporting various lifestyles and schedules, etc.Learning Stylescoverage shows a clearer delineation of the two learning styles assessments and makes them more useful: how you learn (Gardner's Multiple-Intelligences-based assessment) and how you interact with others (Myers-Briggs-based assessment). Provides specific strategies to play to strengths, compensate for weaknesses, and build study skills. This edition contains extensive coverage of common Freshman pitfalls–Academic integrity; choosing a maj∨ stress management; and credit card debt.For students of college and life.
Education

Reading Comprehension, Grade 7

Author: Susan Haedt

Publisher:

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Category: Education

Page: 48

View: 508

Short high-interest fiction and non-fiction reading selections, each with a relevant comprehension activity, most with optional extension activities. Includes answer key.
Business & Economics

Keys to Success in College, Career, and Life

Author: Carol Carter

Publisher:

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Category: Business & Economics

Page: 450

View: 803

Learn-by-doing in approach and exceptionally broad-based in perspective, this best-selling guide to success in college, work, and life is based on the premise that if readers know themselves and can think critically about any topic or situation, they will succeed in whatever they do. Includes straight talk and a variety of activities for thinking, teamwork, career and goal planning, writing, using the Internet, etc. Content focuses on issues that touch the lives of all kinds of diverse students/readers—from urban community college students to returning adults to working students to students of any age, race, gender, family and marital status, economic situation, or other unique identification. Features inspiring and motivating Personal Triumph scenarios involving famous and ordinary people from here and abroad. Quick Start to College: A Guide to Knowing What to Do, How to Do It, and Where to Get Help. Welcome to College: Opening Doors. Self-Awareness: Knowing How You Learn and How to Choose a Major. Goal Setting and Time Management: Using Values to Map Your Course. Critical and Creative Thinking: Becoming an Active Learner. Reading and Studying: Focusing on Content. Listening, Memory, and Note Taking: Taking In, Retaining, and Recording Information. Researching and Writing: Gathering and Communicating Ideas. Test Taking: Showing What You Know. Relating to Others: Living in a Diverse World. Wellness and Stress Management: Taking Care of Yourself. Managing Career and Money: Reality Resources. Moving Ahead: Building a Flexible Future. For college students and anyone wanting a primer on how to be successful in school, at work, or in life.
Education

Let's do Comprehension 7-8

Author: Andrew Brodie

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

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Category: Education

Page: 48

View: 229

Let's Do Comprehension is a brand new series of six titles in the popular 'Let's Do' range. Each book contains a rich variety of stimulating reading passages, accompanied by questions of varying difficulty. Designed to be used at home, each book includes tips and clues from Alice the Alligator as well as extra challenges in Brodie's Brain Boosters. There is a clear answer section for reference by parents and children, together with bright, colourful reward stickers.
Language arts (Elementary)

Language Skill Boosters, Grade 7

Author: George Moore

Publisher:

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Category: Language arts (Elementary)

Page: 48

View: 447

Designed to extend language arts class work at school or for homework review. Periodic review sheets check concepts, skills and content.
Education

Let's do Comprehension 9-10

Author: Andrew Brodie

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 48

View: 513

Let's Do Comprehension is a brand new series of six titles in the popular 'Let's Do' range. Each book contains a rich variety of stimulating reading passages, accompanied by questions of varying difficulty. Designed to be used at home, each book includes tips and clues from Alice the Alligator as well as extra challenges in Brodie's Brain Boosters. There is a clear answer section for reference by parents and children, together with bright, colourful reward stickers.
Education

Theme-based Reading Comprehension, Grade 6

Author: Instructional Fair

Publisher: Instructional Fair

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 128

View: 558

With the increased focus on literacy in the classroom, it is more important than ever to provide students with interesting reading activities. These reading activities should help develop students' fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension. This book has been written thematically. The use of themes increases reading comprehension kills by focusing students' attention on one subject rather than having to adjust their thoughts to several. The activities reinforce comprehension skill such as finding the main idea, summarizing, inferencing, comparing and contrasting, sequencing, and classification. The activities include a variety of multiple choice, fill-in-the-blank, short answer, and long answer questions.