By Ivan Dole, Leslie Taggart
Taking a holistic method of developmental examining, turn on: collage examining is the 1st publication in a 3-book sequence. It publications scholars via a stepped and incremental strategy, activating historical past or previous wisdom as a number of the talents scholars have to turn into enhanced readers are abilities they already own and use each day. frequently utilizing renowned media as a springboard, Dole and Taggart convey scholars how the talents used whilst observing tv or videos can simply move to their interpreting. Reviewers have lauded the inclusion of assorted, fascinating readings that would stimulate scholars' curiosity in interpreting and may offer them with heritage wisdom wanted for destiny collage classes.
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All Rights Reserved. May not be copied, scanned, or duplicated, in whole or in part. Due to electronic rights, some third party content may be suppressed from the eBook and/or eChapter(s). Editorial review has deemed that any suppressed content does not materially affect the overall learning experience. Cengage Learning reserves the right to remove additional content at any time if subsequent rights restrictions require it. indd 14 8/31/10 10:08 AM Lesson 1: Before You Read or View, Take Four Actions 15 2.
Editorial review has deemed that any suppressed content does not materially affect the overall learning experience. Cengage Learning reserves the right to remove additional content at any time if subsequent rights restrictions require it. indd 28 8/31/10 10:09 AM Lesson 1: Before You Read or View, Take Four Actions 29 5. How many headings does this reading have? Three 6. Write down the first heading and make a prediction about what the section will cover. • Heading: Observing a Good Deal Strengthens Assertiveness • Prediction: Answers may vary but should say something about learning from observing a good deal being made.
What does this mean? Who, what, when, where, why, and how. 4. What sentences are in italics? More concentration means less mind wandering. Less mind wandering means more learning in less time. 5. Someone once said that the only stupid question is the question you don’t ask. Would the author of this selection agree with that statement? Why or why not? Answers may vary. This author notes that sometimes you don’t have to ask questions out loud; you can research them yourself. In that sense, he would not agree.
Activate: College Reading by Ivan Dole, Leslie Taggart