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Content Area Reading: Literacy and Learning Across the Curriculum

Content Area Reading: Literacy and Learning Across the Curriculum - 10th edition

Content Area Reading: Literacy and Learning Across the Curriculum - 10th edition

ISBN13: 9780137035113

ISBN10: 013703511X

Content Area Reading: Literacy and Learning Across the Curriculum by Richard T. Vacca - ISBN 9780137035113
Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 10TH 11
Copyright: 2011
Publisher: Pearson
Published: 2011
International: No
Content Area Reading: Literacy and Learning Across the Curriculum by Richard T. Vacca - ISBN 9780137035113

ISBN13: 9780137035113

ISBN10: 013703511X

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 10TH 11

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Summary

With the underlying belief that students learn with texts, not necessarily from them, this respected text is designed to be an active learning tool, complete with real-world examples and research-based practices. Reading, writing, speaking, and listening processes to learn subject matter across the curriculum. Content Area Reading.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
Preface
Pt. 1 Content literacy in a standards-based curriculum 1
Ch. 1 Reading matters 1
Ch. 2 Assessing students and texts 30
Pt. 2 Learners and texts 68
Ch. 3 Struggling readers and writers 68
Ch. 4 Culturally and linguistically diverse learners 104
Ch. 5 Learning with trade books 154
Ch. 6 Learning with electronic texts 196
Pt. 3 Instructional practices and strategies 226
Ch. 7 Bringing students and texts together 226
Ch. 8 Developing vocabulary knowledge and concepts 264
Ch. 9 Activating prior knowledge and interest 294
Ch. 10 Guiding reader-text interactions 318
Ch. 11 Writing to learn 352
Ch. 12 Studying texts 390
App. A Affixes with invariant meanings 430
App. B Commonly used prefixes with varying meanings 434
App. C Graphic organizers with text frames 436
Bibliography 439
Name index 456
Subject index 461