ERIC Number: EJ559326
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
On Knowing What You Know: Metacognition and the Act of Reading.
Clearing House, v71 n2 p77-80 Nov-Dec 1997
Argues that the secret behind truly powerful learning lies in developing students' metacognitive abilities. Presents an overview of the role of formative assessment in learning to read and in reading to learn. Discusses some research-based instructional techniques useful in helping students take executive control of the reading act. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: Forms and Functions of Formative Assessment.