7 Keys to Comprehension

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Product Description

By (author) Susan Zimmermann

It's simple: If children don't understand what they read, they will never embrace reading. And that limits what they can learn while in school. This fact frightens parents, worries teachers, and ultimately hurts children. 7 Keys to Comprehension is the result of cutting-edge research. It gives parents and teachers--those who aren't "already" using this valuable program--practical, thoughtful advice about the seven simple thinking strategies that proficient readers use: - Connecting reading to their background knowledge - Creating sensory images - Asking questions - Drawing inferences - Determining what's important - Synthesizing ideas - Solving problems Easily understood, easily applied, and proven successful, this essential educational tool helps parents and teachers to turn reading into a fun and rewarding adventure.

Publisher: Crown Publications
Format: Paperback | 224 pages
Dimensions: 185mm x 229mm x 18mm | 363g
Publication date: 27 August 2003
Publication City/Country: New York
ISBN 10: 0761515496
ISBN 13: 9780761515494