Breakthroughs in Critical Reading / Edition 1

Breakthroughs in Critical Reading / Edition 1

by Contemporary
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 0809209330

ISBN-13: 9780809209330

Pub. Date: 04/28/1996

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Breakthroughs helps students master the essentials of math and problem-solving, sharpens critical-thinking skills for social studies, science, and reading, and develops effective writing skills.

  • Pre- and Post-Tests accurately diagnose skill levels and assess mastery.
  • Evaluation Charts correlated to the chapters to help identify areas for

Overview

Breakthroughs helps students master the essentials of math and problem-solving, sharpens critical-thinking skills for social studies, science, and reading, and develops effective writing skills.

  • 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.

Product Details

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

Related Subjects

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

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >