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Basic Reading Power : Pleasure Reading, Comprehension Skills, Vocabulary Building, Thinking Skills - 2nd edition

by Beatrice S. Mikulecky and Linda Jeffries

Basic Reading Power : Pleasure Reading, Comprehension Skills, Vocabulary Building, Thinking Skills (ISBN10: 0131305492; ISBN13: 9780131305496)
ISBN13: 978-0131305496
ISBN10: 0131305492

Summary: Basic Reading Power, Second Edition, by Beatrice S. Mikulecky and Linda Jeffries, is a student-centered reading skills textbook with a process approach to reading improvement. Its unique structure, featuring four key sections used oncurrently, helps beginning-level students (with a vocabulary of 300 words) to become better readers in school, college, or business.

  • Reading for Pleasure encourages students t moreo master new reading strategies and broaden their vocabulary.
  • Comprehension Skills emphasizes strategic reading skills, such as skimming, making inferences, recognizing topics, and understanding sentences.
  • Vocabulary Building offers strategies for learning new words, including personalized vocabulary lists, using context clues, and expanding categories of words.
  • Thinking Skills provides targeted practice in inference and analytical skills.
New to the Second Edition:
  • A two-color design featuring index tabs for easy navigation
  • An expanded Teacher's Guide with sample syllabus
  • Updated content, additional readings, and a unit on identifying word parts
Test booklets contain reproducible black line masters to be used as additional practice or to test reading skills presented in the student books. less

Edition/Copyright: 2ND 04
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Longman, Inc.
Year Published: 2004
International: No

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