Using Art to Teach Reading Comprehension Strategies: Lesson Plans for Teachers

Using Art to Teach Reading Comprehension Strategies: Lesson Plans for Teachers

by Elizabeth Stuart, Jennifer Klein
     
 

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Using Art to Teach Reading Comprehension Strategies: Lesson Plans for Teachers will provide both classroom and art teachers with an overview of six different reading strategies and integrated reading and art lessons that they can implement in their own classrooms and schools.See more details below

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Using Art to Teach Reading Comprehension Strategies: Lesson Plans for Teachers will provide both classroom and art teachers with an overview of six different reading strategies and integrated reading and art lessons that they can implement in their own classrooms and schools.

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Kim Haden
Using Art to Teach Reading Comprehension Strategiesis such a great resource that makes a natural connection between visual art and reading skills. Each lesson is field tested and very relevant to teachers ofa variety ofage groups in both visual art and reading. The potential for the suggested lessons is great as they are flexible enough to incorporate any text or artwork and could provide a compliment to just about anyconcept being taught.This is a must have for any teacherlooking to improve students' comprehension skills!
Christine Karmosky
This is an excellent guide for both new and experienced teachers. Art and classroom teachers will find the book invaluable. It offers practical advice and well developed lessons for integrating art with reading strategies.
Educators will appreciate the list of literary and visual references.In addition, the charts and graphic organizers are easily accessible. This is a perfect book for hands on teaching and a desktop library.
F. Robert Sabol
Teaching Comprehension Strategies through VisualArt: Lesson Plans for Teachers is a valuable resource for all elementary classroom teachers and all elementary art teachers looking for an integrated approach to teaching language arts and readingand the visual arts.

Written by experienced educators, Jenny Klein and Lisa Stuart have included a variety of easy to use lesson plans that represent a skillful blending of standards-based content from both the visual arts and language arts that enables students to understand and utilize both text and visual information in developing successful reading strategies.

In a time when the emphasis on reading and language arts is paramount in the field of education, Klein and Stuart have provided an invaluable approach to integrating standards-based content fromlanguage artsand visual arts into a series of well-integrated lesson plans for elementary educators that will enable students to learn the content of language arts and the visual artswhile developing reading skills in all students.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781475801538
Publisher:
R&L Education
Publication date:
12/17/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
124
Sales rank:
632,461
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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F. Robert Sabol
Teaching Comprehension Strategies through VisualArt: Lesson Plans for Teachers is a valuable resource for all elementary classroom teachers and all elementary art teachers looking for an integrated approach to teaching language arts and readingand the visual arts.

Written by experienced educators, Jenny Klein and Lisa Stuart have included a variety of easy to use lesson plans that represent a skillful blending of standards-based content from both the visual arts and language arts that enables students to understand and utilize both text and visual information in developing successful reading strategies.

In a time when the emphasis on reading and language arts is paramount in the field of education, Klein and Stuart have provided an invaluable approach to integrating standards-based content fromlanguage artsand visual arts into a series of well-integrated lesson plans for elementary educators that will enable students to learn the content of language arts and the visual artswhile developing reading skills in all students.

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