ERIC Number: ED339021
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
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Study Smart! Ready-To-Use Reading/Study Skills Activities for Grades 5-12.
Abbamont, Gary W.; Brescher, Antoinette
This book provides 150 reproducible worksheet activities which teachers can use to help students in grades 5-12 develop reading and study skills. The book's classroom tested activities are organized into four sections. The four units, Developing Reading Skills, Developing Study Skills, Locating Information Skills, and Presenting Information through Graphic Aids contain activities that help teach diverse strategies for learning. Some skills covered in the book are recognizing organization, adjusting reading rate, reading graphic aids, and developing vocabulary (unit 1); following oral and written directions, taking notes, studying and taking tests, and doing homework (unit 2); using the parts of a textbook, using the library, and reading to survive (unit 3); and creating pictures, diagrams and posters, tables and graphs, and maps and models (unit 4). (PRA)
Descriptors: Class Activities, Instructional Materials, Intermediate Grades, Learning Strategies, Library Skills, Reading Comprehension, Reading Instruction, Reading Skills, Secondary Education, Study Skills, Test Wiseness, Visual Aids
Simon and Schuster, Mail Order Customer Service, Route 59 at Brook Hill Dr., West Nyack, NY 10994 ($29.95 plus postage/handling).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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