Fascinating Machines

Fascinating Machines

by Kathryn Wheeler
     
 

Hook struggling readers with high-interest, low-readability nonfiction stories using Fascinating Machines in grades 4 and up. This 64-page book focuses on reading skills, such as determining the author’s purpose, defining vocabulary, making predictions, and identifying details, synonyms, antonyms, and figures of speech. It includes multiple-choice,

Overview

Hook struggling readers with high-interest, low-readability nonfiction stories using Fascinating Machines in grades 4 and up. This 64-page book focuses on reading skills, such as determining the author’s purpose, defining vocabulary, making predictions, and identifying details, synonyms, antonyms, and figures of speech. It includes multiple-choice, fill-in-the-blank, and true/false questions; short-answer writing practice; and comprehension questions in standardized test format. Students stay interested, build confidence, and discover that reading can be fun!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781594413162
Publisher:
Carson-Dellosa Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/01/2006
Series:
High-Interest/Low-Readability Series
Pages:
64
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.88(h) x 0.19(d)
Age Range:
9 - 14 Years

Meet the Author

Kathryn Wheeler has worked as a teacher, an educational consultant, and an editor in educational publishing. She has taught reading and library skills at the elementary level, as well as writing classes at the college level. Kate was awarded a Michigan Council for the Arts grant for fiction. She has a bachelor of arts degree in English from Hope College. Currently, Kate lives in Michigan with her husband, Don. She writes educational materials and works part-time for a civil rights law firm.

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