Reading Comprehension in Varied Subject Matter- Book 3

Reading Comprehension in Varied Subject Matter- Book 3

Publisher: E.P.S. / School Specialty
Author: Jane Ervin
$11.94

Reading Comprehension Book 3 includes 31 selections in the following 7 subject areas.

A sample passage title is given for each subject area-

Social Studies—First Ladies
Science—Eclipses
Philosophy, Logic, and Language—The Giving Trees
Combined Subjects—Amelia Earhart
Math—Tree Rings Tell a Story
Literature—A House Made From Trees
The Arts—A Great Musician

In each lesson, the presentation of the passage consistently follows the same 7-step format:
• About the Passage—introduces the selection to the reader and activates prior knowledge
• Reason for Reading—explains the reading skill emphasized
• The Selection—thematically organized selections across subject matter.
• Thinking it Over—lists two to three broad questions to be answered in writing
• Studying the Passage—asks questions about the main idea, facts, and sequence, and asks students to draw conclusions, make assumptions, and interpret.
• Using the Words—encourages students to use new vocabulary words in a paragraph
• Writing about It—has students answer questions about the contents of the selection and offer their interpretation or opinion

Order the answer key here.

Educators Publishing Services
ISBN 9780838806029 

SKU 7006029
Grade 5

Book Title Reading Comprehension in Varied Subject Matter- Book 3
Publisher: E.P.S. / School Specialty
Author Jane Ervin

Reading Comprehension Book 3 includes 31 selections in the following 7 subject areas.

A sample passage title is given for each subject area-

Social Studies—First Ladies
Science—Eclipses
Philosophy, Logic, and Language—The Giving Trees
Combined Subjects—Amelia Earhart
Math—Tree Rings Tell a Story
Literature—A House Made From Trees
The Arts—A Great Musician

In each lesson, the presentation of the passage consistently follows the same 7-step format:
• About the Passage—introduces the selection to the reader and activates prior knowledge
• Reason for Reading—explains the reading skill emphasized
• The Selection—thematically organized selections across subject matter.
• Thinking it Over—lists two to three broad questions to be answered in writing
• Studying the Passage—asks questions about the main idea, facts, and sequence, and asks students to draw conclusions, make assumptions, and interpret.
• Using the Words—encourages students to use new vocabulary words in a paragraph
• Writing about It—has students answer questions about the contents of the selection and offer their interpretation or opinion

Order the answer key here.

Educators Publishing Services
ISBN 9780838806029 

SKU 7006029
Grade 5