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Author Boynton, Alice Benjamin.

Title Teaching students to read nonfiction / by Alice Boynton and Wiley Blevins.

Publication Info. New York : Scholastic Professional Books, [2003]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Homer Twp PL - Main Parent Teacher Materials - HDBB-1  P/T 428.4 BOY    AVAILABLE
Description 160 pages : illustrations, map ; 28 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Scholastic teaching strategies, grades 4 and up
Teaching strategies.
Note "22 easy-to-use lessons with color transparencies, high-interest passages, and practice pages--everything you need to help your students learn how to read textbooks and other nonfiction."
15 color transparencies (26 cm.) in envelope, inserted.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 158).
Contents Introduction -- Nonfiction survival guide -- How to use this book -- Teaching lessons -- Easy-to-use nonfiction lessons -- Over view lesson 1: Return of the wolves -- lesson 2: Hanging by a thread -- Lesson 3: How to read a map -- Lesson 4: Reading "our country's landforms -- Lesson 5: How to read graphs -- Lesson 6: Reading "Coming to America" -- Lesson 7: How to read a primary sources -- Lesson 8: Reading "The Monroe Family" -- Lesson 9: How to read reference sources -- Lesson 10: Reading "Black Blizzard" -- Lesson 11: How to read encyclopedia articles -- Lesson 12 Reading "Hatshepsut: Woman pharaoh -- Lesson 13: How to read online sources -- Lesson 14: Reading "Willo's Heart of Stone" -- Lesson 15: How to read periodicals -- Lesson 16: reading "Animals vs Humans" -- Lesson 17: How to read multi-tiered time lines -- Lesson 18: reading "1763-1776: Road to revolution" -- Lesson 19: How to read a science textbook -- Lesson 20: Reading "Journey Beneath the Earth" -- Lesson 21: How to read a social studies textbook -- Lesson 22: Reading "The Fight for Suffrage: -- Resources -- Web links.
Subject Reading.
Added Author Blevins, Wiley.
ISBN 0439376521

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