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Questioning the Author
     

Questioning the Author

by Isabel L. McKeown, Margaret G. McKeown, Rebecca Hamilton, M. G. McKeown, Rebecca L. Hamilton
 
"Questioning the Author" (QtA) is an interactive teaching strategy that helps students comprehend what they are reading. When elementary students read in a QtA lesson, they learn to question the ideas presented in the text while they are reading, making them thinkers, not just readers. This volume presents many examples of QtA in action. The authors analyze the

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"Questioning the Author" (QtA) is an interactive teaching strategy that helps students comprehend what they are reading. When elementary students read in a QtA lesson, they learn to question the ideas presented in the text while they are reading, making them thinkers, not just readers. This volume presents many examples of QtA in action. The authors analyze the transcripts of actual class discussions to show the important tools that differentiate QtA from other approaches to reading comprehension and engagement.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780872072428
Publisher:
International Literacy Association
Publication date:
03/28/1997
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)

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