ERIC Number: ED319037
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
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Reading: Practice Book 5--Practice in Basic Reading Skills.
Streb, Judith A.
The reading exercises in this workbook cover the general areas of vocabulary development; study skills; comprehension skills; and reading in the content areas. The latter consists of reading materials divided into four major sections: social studies, science, mathematics, and literature. The vocabulary skills include word meaning in context, suffixes, figures of speech, similes, and metaphors. The workbook also introduces the student to specialized vocabulary. The vocabulary, reading selections, and activities in the workbook are appropriate for the average fifth grader. An answer key is provided. (SG)
Descriptors: Intermediate Grades, Learning Activities, Programed Instructional Materials, Reading Assignments, Reading Comprehension, Reading Instruction, Reading Materials, Skill Development, Study Skills, Vocabulary Development
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Learner
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