ERIC Number: ED360623
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Favorite Books Activities Kit: Ready-to-Use Quizzes, Projects and Activity Sheets for Grades 4-8.
Erlenbusch, Sue Jones
Designed to introduce students to pleasure reading while teaching and reinforcing reading comprehension, vocabulary, writing, and critical thinking skills, this book presents over 240 reproducible quizzes, activities, and project pages. The book is divided into 12 monthly units covering four favorite children's books each, all suitable for students at a broad range of reading and interest levels in grades four through eight. The 144 reproducible quizzes include three different 10-question quizzes for each title. The 98 reproducible activity and project pages in the book are designed to build students' comprehension, vocabulary, creativity, and critical thinking skills. The book also includes teacher summaries for each book and complete answer keys. (RS)
Descriptors: Books, Childrens Literature, Class Activities, Critical Thinking, Intermediate Grades, Junior High Schools, Literature Appreciation, Middle Schools, Reading Comprehension, Recreational Reading, Tests, Thinking Skills, Vocabulary Development
Prentice Hall, Book Distribution Center, Route 59 at Brookhill Dr., West Nyack, NY 10994 ($27.95 plus $2.98 postage/handling plus state sales tax).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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