Reading teacher and children's literature authority Joanne Zimny presents 30 model lessons that teach children to become strategic readers. For each of the six comprehension strategies - visualizing, questioning, inferring, predicting, determining importance, and summarizing - Zimny uses picture favorite picture books in scaffolded lessons to help move students from basic to proficient. Zimny's model lessons also include: 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.
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