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ERIC Number: EJ506905
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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Abstractor: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1042-1726
R-WISE: A Learning Environment for Teaching Reading Comprehension.
Carlson, Patricia A.; Larralde, Veronica
Journal of Computing in Higher Education, v6 n2 p74-98 Spr 1995
R-WISE (Reading and Writing in a Supportive Environment), a computerized package for teaching critical literacy, is described, focusing on its use in developing reading comprehension. The program eases demands on short-term memory, highlights strategically important aspects of comprehending text, guides internalization and self-initiation of higher-order processes and metacognition, and explicitly models the strategic intellectual processes. (MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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