Content Area Reading: Literacy and Learning Across the Curriculum / Edition 8

Content Area Reading: Literacy and Learning Across the Curriculum / Edition 8

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by Richard T. Vacca, Vacca Jo Anne L.
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205410316

ISBN-13: 9780205410316

Pub. Date: 05/04/2004

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

With the underlying belief that students learn with texts, not necessarily from them, this respected text is designed to be an active learning tool, complete with real-world examples and research-based practices. Reading, writing, speaking, and listening processes to learn subject matter across the curriculum. Content Area Reading.  See more details below

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With the underlying belief that students learn with texts, not necessarily from them, this respected text is designed to be an active learning tool, complete with real-world examples and research-based practices. Reading, writing, speaking, and listening processes to learn subject matter across the curriculum. Content Area Reading.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205410316
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
05/04/2004
Edition description:
8TH
Pages:
496
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.00(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. 1Content literacy in a standards-based curriculum1
Ch. 1Reading matters1
Ch. 2Assessing students and texts30
Pt. 2Learners and texts68
Ch. 3Struggling readers and writers68
Ch. 4Culturally and linguistically diverse learners104
Ch. 5Learning with trade books154
Ch. 6Learning with electronic texts196
Pt. 3Instructional practices and strategies226
Ch. 7Bringing students and texts together226
Ch. 8Developing vocabulary knowledge and concepts264
Ch. 9Activating prior knowledge and interest294
Ch. 10Guiding reader-text interactions318
Ch. 11Writing to learn352
Ch. 12Studying texts390
App. AAffixes with invariant meanings430
App. BCommonly used prefixes with varying meanings434
App. CGraphic organizers with text frames436
Bibliography439
Name index456
Subject index461

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