Differentiated Instructional Strategies for Reading in the Content Areas / Edition 1

Differentiated Instructional Strategies for Reading in the Content Areas / Edition 1

by Carolyn M. Chapman, Rita S. King
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761938257

ISBN-13: 9780761938255

Pub. Date: 01/28/2003

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Increase understanding of content by strengthening every learner's reading skills!

Completely revised and reorganized, this second edition of the best-selling guide by Carolyn Chapman and Rita King offers creative, substantive methods for increasing students' content learning by helping them become better readers.

Featuring new strategies, expanded coverage of

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Overview

Increase understanding of content by strengthening every learner's reading skills!

Completely revised and reorganized, this second edition of the best-selling guide by Carolyn Chapman and Rita King offers creative, substantive methods for increasing students' content learning by helping them become better readers.

Featuring new strategies, expanded coverage of key topics, guidelines for working with English language learners, and suggestions for effective planning, this updated edition provides methods for using differentiated instruction, multiple intelligences, scaffolding, and cooperative learning to support reading comprehension. With ideas for all subject areas, including math, science, and social studies, the book shows teachers how to

Create the right environment for motivating readers

Assess readers effectively

Incorporate guided reading, shared reading, the four-block model, language experience, and read-alouds

Teach vocabulary using methods such as visuals and context clues

Improve comprehension before, during, and after reading

Brimming with samples, suggestions, and lists that facilitate implementation in the classroom, Differentiated Instructional Strategies for Reading in the Content Areas, Second Edition helps ensure that all students experience improved learning and achievement!

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761938255
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
01/28/2003
Series:
1-Off Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
About the Authors
Introduction: Infusing Reading in the Content Areas1
1Creating a Climate for Reading13
2Knowing the Reader29
3Models of Reading61
4Vocabulary83
5The Art of Decoding113
6Comprehension131
7Pulling It All Together183
References195
Index199

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