Reading Power

Reading Power

Reading for Pleasure, Comprehension Skills, Thinking Skills, Reading Faster

Book - 1998
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Student-centered textbook for improving reading skills. Four key sections are used concurrently; reading for pleasure helps students select books appropriate to their level; reading comprehension skills emphasizes scanning, skimming, recognizing the main idea and making inferences; thinking skills provides practice in inference and analytical skills; reading faster uses short fiction and nonfiction passages to help develop speed and flexibility. Includes reading rate progress charts, circling, underling and multiple choice exercises and a teacher's guide.
Publisher: White Plains, NY : Longman, c1998.
Edition: 2nd ed.
ISBN: 9780201846744
Characteristics: iv, 300 p. :,ill.,,28 cm.
Additional Contributors: Jeffries, Linda


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