Breakthroughs in Critical Reading / Edition 1

Breakthroughs in Critical Reading / Edition 1

by Contemporary
     
 

ISBN-10: 0809209330

ISBN-13: 9780809209330

Pub. Date: 04/28/1996

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

PRE- AND POST-TESTS Accurately diagnose skill levels and assess mastery. EVALUATION CHARTS Correlated to the chapters to help identify areas for additional study and practice. ANSWER KEYS Allow students to check their own work for immediate feedback. WRITING AND LANGUAGE Grammar and mechanics instruction integrated with writing activities. SOCIAL STUDIES Critical

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PRE- AND POST-TESTS Accurately diagnose skill levels and assess mastery. EVALUATION CHARTS Correlated to the chapters to help identify areas for additional study and practice. ANSWER KEYS Allow students to check their own work for immediate feedback. WRITING AND LANGUAGE Grammar and mechanics instruction integrated with writing activities. SOCIAL STUDIES Critical thinking, social studies concepts, and the interpretation of charts, graphs, maps, and political cartoons. SCIENCE Reading comprehension, higher-level thinking skills, and interpreting visual materials. MATH, BOOK 1 Basic operations with whole numbers as well as key problem-solving skills and strategies. MATH, BOOK 2 Computation and problem solving with decimals, fraction, percents, measurement, and basic probability.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780809209330
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
04/28/1996
Series:
Breakthroughs Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
675,472
Product dimensions:
8.55(w) x 10.99(h) x 0.52(d)
Age Range:
10 - 13 Years

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Table of Contents


To the Instructor

To the Student

PRE-TEST

CHAPTER 1: UNDERSTANDING WHAT YOU READ

Comprehension:

Main Idea and Details

Main Idea in Passages

Summarizing and Paraphrasing

Vocabulary: Word Attack

Study Skill: Key Words in Sentences

CHAPTER 2: ORGANIZATION OF IDEAS

Comprehension:

Cause and Effect

Comparison and Contrast

Sequencing

Vocabulary Word Parts

Study Skill: Analogies

CHAPTER 3: FINDING HIDDEN MEANINGS

Comprehension:

Making Inferences

Predicting

Vocabulary: Words in Context

Study Skill: Following Directions

CHAPTER 4: READING LITERATURE

Comprehension:

Prose Fiction

Poetry

Drama

Vocabulary: Synonyms and Antonyms

Study Skill: Charts and Outlines

CHAPTER 5: THINKING FOR YOURSELF

Comprehension:

Words and Emotions

Reading Critically

Persuasive Techniques

Vocabulary: Dictionary Skill

Study Skill: Good Study Habits

POST-TEST

Answer Key

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