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ERIC Number: EJ833309
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Mar
Pages: 10
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 17
ISSN: ISSN-0098-6291
Seeing Literature through Students' Eyes: The Text Preview
Zuidema, Leah
Teaching English in the Two-Year College, v36 n3 p301-310 Mar 2009
In this article, the author describes a text preview assignment that she gave to her students. Students completing the text preview assignment use multimodal design, introducing classmates to texts in ways that motivate and inform their reading. She discusses using previews to set the stage for reading and discussion and to deepen personal engagements with literature. (Contains 1 figure.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education; Two Year Colleges
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A