Blake's Comprehension Guide

By: Merrick, Del

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This guide is a vital reference for anyone wanting to improve their reading comprehension. It clearly explains the range of strategies required to be an effective reader. The book is divided into two sections.

Section 1 — covers a variety of social and cultural contexts and explores the differences between printed, visual and non-verbal texts.

Section 2 — focuses on developing specific strategies that can be applied to a broad range of fiction and non-fiction text types. These include:

Previewing
Making connections
Predicting
Visualising
Monitoring
Reflecting
Retelling
Summarising

Each section contains simple definitions, sample texts and a quick TRY THIS quiz to allow students to consolidate and test their new knowledge. The book also includes:

a comprehensive glossary
a detailed index
Australian Curriculum correlations
answers for all TRY THIS quizzes. (ISBN: 9781922225429 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 27484)

Title: Blake's Comprehension Guide

Author Name: Merrick, Del

Categories: Primary English,

Publisher: Australia, Blake Education: 30/Nov/2014

ISBN Number: 1922225428

ISBN Number 13: 9781922225429

Binding: Paperback

Seller ID: 27484