9780618123445

Developing Textbook Thinking Strategies for Success in College

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  • ISBN13:

    9780618123445

  • ISBN10:

    061812344X

  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 7/23/2001
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning

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Summary

The Fifth Edition of Developing Textbook Thinking continues to guide mid- to high-level developmental students through a series of highly successful strategies based on the authors' own BCA system. A four-step process, BCA represents Before Reading, Staying Connected During Reading, and After Reading (Studying and Reviewing.) General strategies for reading and studying are taught in the context of the BCA system, including how to find the main idea, identify supporting details, and take lecture notes.

Table of Contents

Understanding College Reading and Studying Demands
What You Have to Do Assessing Your Strengths and Weaknesses Assessment
Locating Your Reading Problems Assessment
Study-Strategies Inventory Assessment
Part I: College Study Demands Assessment
Part II: A Scenario to Write About and Discuss The Reading Journal: Becoming More Aware Key Ideas Selection from a Magazine: ""Blood and Money"" Selection from a Magazine: ""Prisoner of Pain""
Getting Started: The BCA's of Successful S
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