Close reading is a key strategy for comprehending the complex texts required by the Common Core. Sandra Athans and Denise Devine unpack this strategy, breaking it down into manageable components and sharing their classroom-tested lessons and teaching tools that guide students step-by-step through close reading grade-level texts. Athans and Devine demonstrate how to
select appropriate text for instruction
develop high-level questions to guide student thinking
teach students to use evidence to support their responses
facilitate discussion to further deepen student comprehension
scaffold struggling readers For use with Grades 2-6.
|Product dimensions:||8.20(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.40(d)|
|Age Range:||7 - 11 Years|
About the Author
Sandra Athans and Denise Devine teach fourth grade in update New York. They have previously published Quality Comprehension and Fun-tastic Activities for Differentiation Comprehension Instruction with IRA.