Includes 30 model lessons for teaching six comprehension strategies--visualizing, questioning, inferring, predicting, determining importance, and summarizing--using picture favorite picture books. Lessons are scaffolded to help move students to proficiency. Also includes: Recommended picture books for teaching each strategy. Graphic organizers and other engaging activities that reach all learners. Quick assessment tips and tools to assess students' growth.
Zimny, Joanne M.
Using picture books to teach comprehension strategies
New York : Scholastic, c2008.
144 p. :,ill. ;,28 cm.
"30 lessons that teach students the six key comprehension strategies they need to actively engage with text and read for meaning"--Cover.
For use with grades 2-5.
Statement of Responsibility:
Joanne M. Zimny
Includes bibliographical references (p. 141-144).
Reading comprehension Study and teaching (Elementary)
Picture books for children Educational aspects.
Picture books for children