9780205575077

Master Reader, The, Updated Edition (with MyReadingLab)

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  • ISBN13:

    9780205575077

  • ISBN10:

    0205575072

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Package
  • Copyright: 4/4/2007
  • Publisher: Longman
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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
Introduction
Becoming a Master Reader
A Reading System for Master Readers
Prior Knowledge
The Reading Process Before Reading: Survey and Question
Get Ready to Read During Reading: Read and Recite After Reading: Review
Stop and Think
Textbook Skills: Asking Questions and Reciting Answers Before, During, and After Reading
Chapter Review
Applications
Review Tests
Mastery Tests
Vocabulary Skills
Get Ready to Read About Vocabulary Skills
Words Are Building Blocks
Context Clues: A SAGE Approach
Synonyms
Antonyms
General Context
Examples
Textbook Skills: Using a Glossary
Word Parts
Roots
Prefixes
Suffixes
Textbook Skills: Visual Vocabulary
Chapter Review
Applications
Review Tests
Stop and Think
Mastery Tests
Stated Main Ideas
Get Ready to Read About Stated Main Ideas
The Traits of a Main Idea Identifying the Topic of a Paragraph
Identifying a Topic Sentence
The Flow of Ideas and Placement of Topic Sentences
Topic Sentence at the Beginning of a Paragraph
Topic Sentence Within a Paragraph
Topic Sentence at the End of a Paragraph
Topic Sentence at the Beginning and the End of a Paragraph
The Central Idea and the Thesis Statement
Textbook Skills: Topics, Main Ideas, and Central Ideas in Textbooks
Chapter Review
Applications
Review Tests
Stop and Think
Mastery Tests
Supporting Details
Get Ready to Read About Supporting Details
Questions for Locating Supporting Details
Major and Minor Details
Creating a Summary from Annotations
Textbook Skills: Chapter-end Questions in a Textbook
Chapter Review
Applications
Review Tests
Stop and Think
Mastery Tests
Outlines and Concept Maps
Get Ready to Read About Outlines and Concept Maps
Outlines
Concept Maps Textbook Skills: The Chapter Review
Applications
Review Tests
Stop and Think
Mastery Tests
Transitions and Thought Patterns
Get Ready to Read About Transitions and Thought Patterns
Transition Words: Relationships Within a Sentence
Thought Patterns: Relationships Between Sentences
The Time Order Pattern
The Space Order Pattern
The Listing Pattern
The Classification Pattern
Textbook Skills: Thought Patterns in Textbooks
Chapter Review
Applications
Review Tests
Step and Think
Mastery Tests
More Thought Patterns
Get Ready to Read About More Thought Patterns
The Comparison-and-Contrast Pattern
Comparison Contrast
Comparison and Contrast
The Cause-and-Effect Pattern
The Generalization-and-Example Pattern
The Definition Pattern
Textbook Skills: Thought Patterns and Textbooks
Chapter Review
Applications
Review Tests
Stop and Think
Mastery Tests
Implied Main Ideas and Implied Central Ideas
Get Ready to Read About Implied Main Ideas and Implied Central Ideas
What Is an Implied Main Idea?
Using Supporting Details and Thought Patterns to Find Implied Main Ideas
Finding the Implied Main Ideas of Paragraphs
Creating a Summary from the Supporting Details
The Implied Central Idea
Textbook Skills: Graphics as Details That Imply a Main Idea
A Final Note about Experience and Perspective
Chapter Review
Applications
Review Tests
Mastery Tests
Fact an
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