Reading in the Rearl World: Strategies for Finding Meaning in Stories, Songs, Poetry, Ads, Movies, Comics, and More! by Graham Foster, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Reading in the Rearl World: Strategies for Finding Meaning in Stories, Songs, Poetry, Ads, Movies, Comics, and More!

Reading in the Rearl World: Strategies for Finding Meaning in Stories, Songs, Poetry, Ads, Movies, Comics, and More!

by Graham Foster
     
 

From focusing on meaning and technique to sharing and transforming texts, Reading in the Real World is full of simple yet effective ways to read all text forms with confidence. Strategies to use before, during, and after reading help students discover how meaning and technique work together in real-world texts.

Based on the many forms of texts that modern

Overview


From focusing on meaning and technique to sharing and transforming texts, Reading in the Real World is full of simple yet effective ways to read all text forms with confidence. Strategies to use before, during, and after reading help students discover how meaning and technique work together in real-world texts.

Based on the many forms of texts that modern readers encounter, the book uses familiar genres to guide readers to a better understanding of new text formats. It includes reproducible organizers and examples—ranging from stories and poetry to comics and print advertisements—to help readers make the most of the texts that surround them in their real lives.

In a short and accessible form, this book outlines innovative approaches and activities that will motivate students to read effectively and with enthusiasm.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781551382715
Publisher:
Pembroke Publishers Limited
Publication date:
01/28/2011
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.80(h) x 1.80(d)
Age Range:
9 - 17 Years

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