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Building comprehension in adolescents : powerful strategies for improving reading and writing in content areas

Author: Linda H Mason; Robert C Reid; Jessica L Hagaman
Publisher: Baltimore, MD. : Paul H. Brookes Pub, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Developed for middle and high school teachers, the classroom-ready lessons in this practical guide will help strengthen students' reading comprehension and written expression so they can master  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Handbooks, manuals, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Linda H Mason; Robert C Reid; Jessica L Hagaman
ISBN: 9781598572100 1598572105
OCLC Number: 772102386
Description: viii, 263 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Part 1. Developing strategy acquisition and self-regulation --
Introduction --
Effective strategy instruction --
Teaching self-regulation --
Part 2. Reading to learn --
Reading to learn in content text --
TRAP for reading comprehension --
TRAP IDEAS for summarizing --
Thinking about reading with TWA --
Part 3. Writing to learn --
Writing to learn --
C-SPACE for narrative writing --
STOP & DARE for persuasive writing --
TWA and PLANS for informative writing --
Quick writes --
Part 4. Homework --
Homework strategies.
Responsibility: by Linda H. Mason, Robert Reid, and Jessica L. Hagaman.
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"This book will be a valuable resource for teachers working with adolescents and for professional development." --Charles MacArthur, Ph.D.

 
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