ERIC Number: ED255905
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Using Sports for Reading and Writing Activities: Middle and High School Years. A Fun with Reading Book.
Intended for teachers, parents, and middle and high school students, this workbook contains a variety of reading and writing activities directed at teaching and learning in the areas of word recognition, vocabulary, comprehension, and study skills. It provides an alternative to drill by presenting the activities in which sports-oriented students may use their experiences directly and become active participants in the reading process. Each activity is related to a specific sport and includes a statement of purpose, the materials needed for the activity, a discussion of the language skill addressed, and directions for completing the activity. (HOD)
Descriptors: Athletics, Content Area Reading, Elementary Secondary Education, High Schools, Integrated Activities, Language Skills, Learning Activities, Middle Schools, Reading Comprehension, Reading Instruction, Study Skills, Vocabulary Development, Word Recognition, Writing Instruction
Oryx Press, 2214 North Central at Encanto, Phoenix, AZ 85004 ($12.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Books
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Parents; Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: For a related document, see ED 233 022.