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ERIC Number: EJ632609
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0040-0599
How Do I Find a Book To Read? Middle and High School Students Use a Rubric for Self-Selecting Material for Independent Reading.
Schirmer, Barbara R.; Lockman, Alison Schirmer
TEACHING Exceptional Children, v34 n1 p36-42 Sep-Oct 2001
This article offers a strategy for helping students to choose material they can read during sustained silent reading periods in school and independently at home. The rubric considers the following readability factors: vocabulary, sentence complexity, topic and concepts, clarity of ideas, level of abstraction, organization, design and format, genre, interest and motivation, and pacing/fluency. (Contains references.) (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
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