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Groundwork for College Reading

Groundwork for College Reading - 3rd edition

Groundwork for College Reading - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 9780944210482

ISBN10: 0944210481

Groundwork for College Reading by Bill Broderick - ISBN 9780944210482
Edition: 3RD 00
Copyright: 2000
Publisher: Townsend Press
Published: 2000
International: No
Groundwork for College Reading by Bill Broderick - ISBN 9780944210482

ISBN13: 9780944210482

ISBN10: 0944210481

Edition: 3RD 00

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Preface to the Instructor
Introduction: How to Become a Better Reader and Thinker


PART I: TEN STEPS TO COLLEGE READING

Chapter 1: Phonics I: Consonants
End-of-chapter reading: "The Struggle Continues" Juan Angel
Six mastery tests

Chapter 2: Phonics II: Vowels
End-of-chapter reading: "A Lesson in Love" Casey Hawley
Six mastery tests

Chapter 3: Phonics III: Syllables
End-of-chapter reading: "Friendship and Living Longer" Vicky Chan
Six mastery tests

Chapter 4: Dictionary Use
End-of-chapter reading: "Discovering Words" Malcolm X with Alex Haley
Six mastery tests

Chapter 5: Vocabulary in Context
End-of-chapter reading: "Papa" Leo Buscaglia
Six mastery tests

Chapter 6: Main Ideas
End-of-chapter reading: "Classroom Notetaking" Clarissa White
Six mastery tests

Chapter 7: Supporting Details

End-of-chapter reading: "Business Dining" Michael W. Drafke and Stan Kossen
Six mastery tests

Chapter 8: Finding Main Ideas
End-of-chapter reading: "Learning Survival Skills" Jean Coleman
Six mastery tests

Chapter 9: Relationships I
End-of-chapter reading: "Migrant Child to College Woman" Maria Cardenas
Six mastery tests

Chapter 10: Relationships II
End-of-chapter reading: "Life Over Death" Bill Broderick
Six mastery tests


PART II: TEN READING SELECTIONS

1 Learning to Read: The Marvel Kretzmann Story Mary Sherry
2 Tickets to Nowhere Andy Rooney
3 Joe Davis Beth Johnson
4 A Brother's Lesson Christopher de Vinck
5 How to Write Clearly Edward T. Thompson
6 Rosa: A Success Story Edward Patrick
7 Knowledge Is Power Anna-Maria Petricic
8 Giving Constructive Criticism Rudolph F. Verderber
9 A Love Affair with Books Bernadete Piassa
10 Child-Rearing Styles Virginia Nichols Quinn

PART III: FOR FURTHER STUDY

1 Word Parts

End-of-chapter reading: "From Horror to Hope" Phany Sarann
Six mastery tests

2 Combined-Skills Tests
3 Writing Assignments