9780321355607

Making Meaning Building Strategies for College Reading

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    9780321355607

  • ISBN10:

    0321355601

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2006-07-20
  • Publisher: Pearson
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Summary

The text is designed to be visually appealing through the use of numerous photographs and other graphics that illustrate points made in the text, stimulate critical thinking, and teach students to read visual materials.Making Meaningis recursive, giving the opportunity in each chapter for students to practice and integrate skills learned from previous lessons and apply those reading strategies to many kinds of texts.Balance of phonics instruction and whole language. Highly visual design. Steps to make meaning of what is read.

Table of Contents

Preface xvii
Introduction: Making Meaning from What You Read 1(8)
Preparing to Read
9(40)
Chapter Preview
9(1)
Making Meaning
9(1)
Introduction
10(1)
Structured Instruction and Exercises
11(16)
Prereading
11(1)
Reading Choosing a Job in a Nursing Home
11(1)
Title, Headings, Highlighted Print, Visuals, and Bullets
12(1)
Connecting to Prior Knowledge
13(1)
Predicting What a Reading Is About
14(1)
Reader Response 1-1
14(1)
Reader Response 1-2
15(1)
Everyday Prereading
15(1)
Prereading and Visual Material
16(2)
How to Preview (or Preread) a Textbook
18(6)
Reading a Textbook Chapter
24(3)
Practicing What You Have Learned
27(9)
Practice 1-1 through 1-4: Prereading a History Textbook: The Struggle for Civil Rights
27(4)
Practice 1-5: Reading a Chart: African-American Voter Registration
31(1)
Prereading a Play
31(2)
Practice 1-6 through 1-9: Prereading a Play: Hamlet
33(3)
Summary
36(1)
Mastery Level Exercises
36(10)
Mastery 1-1: Prereading a History Textbook: The Struggle for Civil Rights
36(1)
Mastery 1-2: Reading a Map: Time Zones of the United States
37(2)
Mastery 1-3: Reading a Chart: Stages of Psychosocial Development
39(2)
Mastery 1-4: Reading a Graph: From the Bottom to the Top
41(2)
Reader Response 1-3
43(1)
Mastery 1-5: Reading a Web Page: Recycling
43(3)
Reader Response 1-4
46(1)
Online Practice
46(3)
Progress Chart
47(2)
Recognizing Consonants and Vowels
49(32)
Chapter Preview
49(1)
Making Meaning
49(1)
Introduction
50(1)
Structured Instruction and Exercises
51(9)
Consonants
51(4)
Reading A Long Night Ahead
55(1)
Vowels
56(4)
Practicing What You Have Learned
60(5)
Practice 2-1: Consonants: The Search Goes On
60(1)
Reader Response 2-1
61(1)
Practice 2-2: Consonants: The Evening Dress
61(1)
Practice 2-3: Comprehension: The Evening Dress
62(1)
Practice 2-4: Consonants: You Entered Me in What?!
62(1)
Practice 2-5: Comprehension: You Entered Me in What?!
63(1)
Reader Response 2-2
64(1)
Practice 2-6: Vowels: At Nighttime
64(1)
Practice 2-7: Vowels: Marathon Dancing
64(1)
Summary
65(1)
Mastery Level Exercises
66(3)
Mastery 2-1: Consonants: Directions to the Party
66(1)
Mastery 2-2: Consonants
66(1)
Mastery 2-3: Consonants and Comprehension: Ending Up at the Wrong Hotel in the Wrong Country
67(1)
Mastery 2-4: Vowels: Miss America
68(1)
Looking Back
69(9)
Looking Back 2-1: Prereading, Vowels, and Comprehension: Purring Predators
69(2)
Looking Back 2-2: Outline: Purring Predators
71(1)
Looking Back 2-3: Asking Questions: When I Was Left Behind
72(1)
Looking Back 2-4: Comprehension: Body Art? Fashion Statement? Tattoos!
73(2)
Reader Response 2-3
75(1)
Looking Back 2-5: Comprehension: In Her Footsteps
75(3)
Reader Response 2-4
78(1)
Online Practice
78(3)
Progress Chart
79(2)
Recognizing Word Parts and Using Syllables
81(36)
Chapter Preview
81(1)
Making Meaning
81(1)
Introduction
82(1)
Structured Instruction and Exercises
83(14)
Word Parts
84(7)
Syllables
91(2)
Syllabication
93(4)
Practicing What You Have Learned
97(4)
Practice 3-1: Word Parts
97(1)
Practice 3-2: Syllabication
98(1)
Practice 3-3: Syllabication, Word Parts, and Comprehension: Medicine
99(2)
Summary
101(1)
Mastery Level Exercises
101(5)
Mastery 3-1: Using Words in Sentences
101(1)
Mastery 3-2: Dividing Words into Syllables: The U.S. Flag
102(1)
Mastery 3-3: Suffixes: The Double-the-Consonant Rule
102(1)
Mastery 3-4: Comprehension, Word Parts, and Syllabication: In Pain, Gorilla Puts in a Call to the Dentist
103(3)
Looking Back
106(8)
Looking Back 3-1: Comprehension and Vowels: William Shakespeare
106(2)
Looking Back 3-2: Comprehension, Vowels, Consonants, and Vocabulary: The Guardian
108(6)
Reader Response 3-1
114(1)
Online Practice
114(3)
Progress Chart
115(2)
Using a Dictionary
117(36)
Chapter Preview
117(1)
Making Meaning
117(2)
Reading Will I Make It?
117(2)
Introduction
119(1)
Structured Instruction and Exercises
119(13)
Prereading a Dictionary
119(1)
Spelling
120(4)
Syllables and Syllabication
124(1)
Pronunciation
125(1)
Meaning
126(1)
Reading Moments to Remember
126(3)
Parts of Speech
129(2)
Word Origins
131(1)
Practicing What You Have Learned
132(5)
Practice 4-1: through Practice 4-9: Dictionary Skills
132(3)
Practice 4-10: Dictionary Skills: Beauty from a Distance
135(1)
Practice 4-11: Parts of Speech: Marly
136(1)
Practice 4-12: Language of Origin: Andre
136(1)
Summary
137(1)
Mastery Level Exercises
137(11)
Mastery 4-1: Spelling
137(1)
Reader Response 4-1
138(1)
Mastery Test 4-2: Syllables
138(1)
Reader Response 4-2
138(1)
Mastery Test 4-3: Pronunciation: Obesity
139(2)
Mastery Test 4-4: Vocabulary: Job Hunting
141(2)
Reader Response 4-3
143(1)
Mastery Test 4-5: Comprehension: Appointment in Samarra
143(2)
Mastery Test 4-6: Parts of Speech
145(1)
Mastery Test 4-7: Origins of Words
145(1)
Reader Response 4-4
145(1)
Mastery Test 4-8: Prereading: Big Mac Attack
146(1)
Mastery Test 4-9: Comprehension and Word Parts: Big Mac Attack
146(2)
Reader Response 4-5
148(1)
Looking Back
148(2)
Looking Back 4-1: Prereading: After the Suspect
148(1)
Looking Back 4-2: Parts of Speech and Root Words
149(1)
Looking Back 4-3: Consonants
149(1)
Looking Back 4-4: Vowel Sounds
149(1)
Reader Response 4-6
150(1)
Online Practice
150(3)
Progress Chart
151(2)
Discovering Context Clues
153(32)
Chapter Preview
153(1)
Making Meaning
153(1)
Introduction
154(1)
Reading Refinancing Your Car
154(1)
Reading The Economy: Good or Poor
155(1)
Reader Response 5-1
155(1)
Structured Instruction and Exercises
155(8)
Types of Context Clues
156(1)
Definition Clues
156(1)
Example Clues
157(1)
Antonym Clues
157(1)
Synonym Clues
158(1)
General Sense of the Passage
159(1)
Reading A Time to Relax
160(1)
Reading Egypt and the Nile River Valley
161(2)
Practicing What You Have Learned
163(8)
Practice 5-1: Context Clues: How Cold Is It? Part One
163(2)
Reader Response 5-2
165(1)
Practice 5-2: Context Clues and Comprehension: How Cold Is It? Part Two
166(1)
Reader Response 5-3
166(1)
Practice 5-3: Context Clues and Comprehension: How Cold Is It? Part Three
167(1)
Reader Response 5-4
168(1)
Practice 5-4 through Practice 5-7: Context Clues: Small Steps
168(3)
Reader Response 5-5
171(1)
Summary
171(1)
Mastery Level Exercises
172(9)
Mastery 5-1 and 5-2: Context Clues in Sentences
172(2)
Mastery 5-3: Context Clues and Comprehension: Unplanned
174(1)
Mastery 5-4: Context Clues: Trapping the Tsetse Fly
175(1)
Mastery 5-5: Prereading: University Days
176(1)
Mastery 5-6: Comprehension and Context Clues: University Days
177(4)
Reader Response 5-6
181(1)
Looking Back
181(1)
Looking Back 5-1: Word Study
181(1)
Online Practice
182(3)
Progress Chart
183(2)
Finding Main Ideas
185(38)
Chapter Preview
185(1)
Making Meaning
185(1)
Introduction
186(1)
Structured Instruction and Exercises
187(11)
Topics
187(1)
Reading The Equinox
188(1)
Main Ideas in Paragraphs
188(1)
Reading Stormchasers
189(1)
Main Ideas in Longer Readings
190(1)
Reading What is Ethnic Cleansing?
190(3)
Reading Are You Sleeping?
193(1)
Reading Hybrid Autos
194(1)
Reading A Freedom Celebration
195(1)
Reading Marijuana
196(2)
Practicing What You Have Learned
198(7)
Practice 6-1 through Practice 6-3: General and Specific Ideas
198(1)
Practice 6-4: Alike and Different
199(1)
Practice 6-5: Topic: Run for Cover!
199(1)
Practice 6-6: Topic, Main Idea, Details, and Word Skills: Sports in Popular Culture
200(1)
Reader Response 6-1
201(1)
Practice 6-7: Organization, Topic, Context Clues, and Word Skills: Out of the Way!
201(1)
Practice 6-8: Organization, Comprehension, Context Clues, and Word Skills: The Hoover Dam
202(2)
Practice 6-9: Thesis, Main Ideas, and Details: Special Athletes
204(1)
Summary
205(1)
Mastery Level Exercises
206(6)
Mastery 6-1: Prereading: Stingers
206(1)
Mastery 6-2: Main Idea and Details: Stingers
206(1)
Reader Response 6-2
207(1)
Mastery 6-3: Topic, Main Idea, and Details: River Drivers--On a Roll!
207(1)
Reader Response 6-3
208(1)
Mastery 6-4: Topic, Main Ideas, and Details: Cars That Think?
208(2)
Mastery 6-5: Topic, Main Ideas, and Details: A Modern Plague
210(2)
Looking Back
212(8)
Looking Back 6-1: Topic and Context Clues: It's Not Funny!
212(1)
Looking Back 6-2: Prereading: Dream Catcher
213(1)
Looking Back 6-3: Comprehension and Word Skills: Dream Catcher
213(2)
Looking Back 6-4: Prereading and Predicting: American Monument
215(1)
Looking Back 6-5: Comprehension: American Monument
215(2)
Looking Back 6-6: Prereading and Predicting: Gardner Rules!
217(1)
Looking Back 6-7: Comprehension, Main Idea, and Word Skills: Gardner Rules!
217(3)
Reader Response 6-4
220(1)
Online Practice
220(3)
Progress Chart
221(2)
Identifying Supporting Details
223(36)
Chapter Preview
223(1)
Making Meaning
223(1)
Introduction
224(1)
Structured Instruction and Exercises
225(9)
Paragraph Organization and Supporting Details
225(1)
Reading Easy Gardening
225(1)
Reading Easy Traveling
226(3)
Visual Supporting Details
229(2)
Transitional Words and Phrases
231(3)
Reading Operating the Pontoon Boat
234(1)
Practicing What You Have Learned
234(7)
Practice 7-1: Supporting Details
234(1)
Practice 7-2: Supporting Details and Concluding Sentence: Scamming the Shopper
235(1)
Practice 7-3: Main Ideas and Supporting Details: Storms
236(1)
Reader Response 7-1
237(1)
Practice 7-4: Topic, Main Idea, Supporting Details, and Conclusions: What Goes Down
237(2)
Practice 7-5: Main Idea, Supporting Details, and Conclusions: Travel Destinations
239(1)
Practice 7-6: Main Idea and Supporting Details
240(1)
Practice 7-7: Transitional Words: Friends Forever
240(1)
Practice 7-8: Transitional Words
241(1)
Summary
241(1)
Mastery Level Exercises
242(11)
Mastery 7-1: Supporting Details and Conclusions: Miami, Here We Come
242(1)
Mastery 7-2: Topic, Main Idea, Supporting Details, and Conclusions: Lady of the Woods
243(2)
Mastery 7-3: Supporting Details and Conclusions: Babysitting Terrible Todd
245(1)
Mastery 7-4: Supporting Details
246(1)
Mastery 7-5: Main Idea, Supporting Details, and Conclusions: Travel Destinations
247(1)
Mastery 7-6: Supporting Details: Of Horrors and Heroes
248(4)
Mastery 7-7: Transitional Words: The Magic of Poetry
252(1)
Mastery 7-8: Main Idea, Supporting Details, Concluding Sentence, and Transitional Words: Write About a Photograph
253(1)
Looking Back
253(3)
Looking Back 7-1: Topic Sentences
253(1)
Looking Back 7-2: Context Clues and Charts: Jenny's Science Project
254(1)
Looking Back 7-3: Prereading and Charts
255(1)
Looking Back 7-4: Consonant Blends, Main Idea, and Supporting Details: Spring
255(1)
Online Practice
256(3)
Progress Chart
257(2)
Additional Readings
259(62)
Chapter Preview
259(1)
Making Meaning
259(1)
Readings
260(58)
Reading 8-1: Omaha's First Water Company
260(2)
Reading 8-2: Sawmill Revenge
262(1)
Reading 8-3: Social Studies Problem Solving and Data Interpretation
263(1)
Reading 8-4: Two Wolves
264(2)
Reader Response 8-1
266(1)
Reading 8-5: Santa Claus Did Visit
266(1)
Reading 8-6: Symbols of Christmas
267(2)
Reader Response 8-2
269(1)
Reading 8-7: Mars!
269(2)
Reading 8-8: Wedding Charm
271(2)
Reading 8-9: The Flower-Fed Buffaloes
273(2)
Reader Response 8-3
275(1)
Reading 8-10: From the Online College Journal of Laura Eskridge, August 31, 2004
276(1)
Reader Response 8-4
277(1)
Reading 8-11: From A Painted House
277(5)
Reading 8-12: Language--A Code to Sail Dreams
282
Reader Response 8-5
281(3)
Reading 8-13: A Vacation with Ghosts
284(4)
Reader Response 8-6
288(1)
Reading 8-14: Hurricane Katrina
288(5)
Reading 8-15: As Town for Deaf Takes Shape, Debate on Isolation Re-emerges
293(5)
Reader Response 8-7
298(1)
Reading 8-16: Next to the Express Checkout, Express Medical Care
298(6)
Reader Response 8-8
304(1)
Reading 8-17: Was It a Dream?
305(6)
Reader Response 8-9
311(1)
Reading 8-18: The Tornado of the Century
312(6)
Reader Response 8-10
318(1)
Online Practice
318(3)
Progress Chart
319(2)
Appendix A: Wordnotes and Student Vocabulary Log 321(8)
Appendix B: Glossary of Technical Terms 329(4)
Credits 333(4)
Index 337

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