Strategies for College Readers

Strategies for College Readers

By: Elaine G. Krieg (author)Paperback

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Description

Strategies for College Readers is based on the idea that students who apply strategies as they read are better able to develop as college readers, and thus the author emphasizes fifteen easy reading strategies - one for each skill - that students can use to gain confidence while they achieve mastery of essential reading skills.

Contents

PART 1: FOUNDATION FOR SUCCESS Chapter One Motivation and Success Chapter Two Word Wise Chapter Three Words in Context PART 2: STRUCTURE AND ORGANIZATION Chapter Four Introduction to Paragraph Structure Chapter Five Supporting Details and Transitions Chapter Six Patterns of Organization PART 3: STUDY SKILLS FOR EFFECTIVE READING Chapter Seven Lecture Notes and Learning Strategies Chapter Eight Text Notes Chapter Nine Test-Taking Strategies PART 4: CRITICAL THINKING AND EFFECTIVE COMPREHENSION Chapter Ten Evaluating Arguments and Critical Thinking Chapter Eleven Recognizing the Author's Purpose and Tone Chapter Twelve Inference PART 5: ADDITIONAL PRACTICE READINGS Appendix A: The Attitude and Interest Inventory Appendix B: Word Parts List Appendix C: Tips for Reading Visual Aids

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780321202758
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 576
  • ID: 9780321202758
  • weight: 100
  • ISBN10: 0321202759

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