Empowered College Reading - With CD / Edition 1

Empowered College Reading - With CD / Edition 1

by Linda Lee
     
 

ISBN-10: 0135138043

ISBN-13: 9780135138045

Pub. Date: 07/05/2007

Publisher: Prentice Hall


How do you motivate your students to read? As with most activities, the key to successful reading is motivation. By combining the stages of motivation with active reading, author Linda Lee empowers students to become college readers. She demonstrates to students how to use the attitudes and techniques of motivation to make every reading experience worthwhile and…  See more details below

Overview


How do you motivate your students to read? As with most activities, the key to successful reading is motivation. By combining the stages of motivation with active reading, author Linda Lee empowers students to become college readers. She demonstrates to students how to use the attitudes and techniques of motivation to make every reading experience worthwhile and productive. Empowered College Reading: Motivation Matters gives provides students with both motivating content and motivating features.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780135138045
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
07/05/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
592
Product dimensions:
7.24(w) x 9.13(h) x 0.43(d)

Table of Contents



Subject Area Readings
A Note to Instructors
A Note to Students
The Motivation Measure
 
Unit One: Motivated Reading. 
Chapter 1. The Power of Motivation. 
Chapter 2. Active Reading.
Chapter 3. Reading Efficiently.
Chapter 4. Vocabulary Expansion. 
 
Unit Two: Textbook Reading. 
Chapter 5. Reading for Learning Methods. 
Chapter 6. Main Ideas. 
Chapter 7. Details and Logical Patterns.
Chapter 8. Graphic Aids. Unit Three: Critical Reading. 
 
Unit Three: Critical Reading.
Chapter 9. Drawing Conclusions. 
Chapter 10. Evaluating Arguments. 
 
The Reader. 
Reading for Learning Texts.
  1. Psychology
  2. Business Communication
  3. History
  4. Biology

Appendix. 
Summary of the Motivation Stages.
Credits.
Index.
 
The CD-ROM.
The Motivation Measure
Reading for Learning Texts.
  1. Marketing
  2. Business

Textbook Chapters
  1. Sociology
  2. World History

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