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Putting It All Together: The Directed Reading Lesson in the Secondary Content Classroom / Edition 1

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This hands-on text includes a wealth of secondary reading strategies and lesson plans based on the Directed Reading framework developed by the authors.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780205343843
  • Publisher: Pearson
  • Publication date: 11/28/2003
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 246
  • Sales rank: 681,738
  • Lexile: 1170L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 8.03 (w) x 10.78 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

1. “If You Are Reading This Book, You Are Exceptional.”

2. Content + Reading = The Directed Reading Lesson.

3. Motivation.

4. Tapping/Developing Background of Experience.

5. Concept Development/Vocabulary.

6. Purpose-for-Reading.

7. Silent Reading.

8. Discussion.

9. Re-Reading.

10. Follow-Up.

11. Learning-to-Write and Writing-to-Learn Within the DRL.

One Final Check.

12. A Variation of the Directed Reading Lesson: DRTA.

13. Self-Regulated Learning: Independent Application of the DRL.

Appendix A—Sample Lesson Plans.

Appendix B—Cloze Procedure.



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