By Ivan Dole, Leslie Taggart
Taking a holistic method of developmental examining, turn on: collage interpreting is the 1st booklet in a 3-book sequence. It publications scholars via a stepped and incremental technique, activating historical past or previous wisdom as the various talents scholars have to develop into improved readers are talents they already own and use every day. usually utilizing well known media as a springboard, Dole and Taggart convey scholars how the abilities used while gazing tv or videos can simply move to their interpreting. Reviewers have lauded the inclusion of various, attention-grabbing readings that would stimulate scholars' curiosity in interpreting and may offer them with historical past wisdom wanted for destiny collage classes.
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Rodríguez says he likes to act, write poems, play guitar, spend time with friends and family in New York, and enjoy Latin food and music. Turn to your neighbor and give him or her five “fast facts” about yourself. Write notes to yourself first if you want to. Reading Is an Active Process At the beginning of each episode, the crime scene investigators on CSI: Miami are faced with a mystery they need to solve. To find the answers they seek, they have to ask tough questions, examine evidence, and use their heads.
I N T E R AC T I O N 1 – 5 Predicting the Content of a Reading Selection The following heading and sentences come from a college communications textbook. They are the material that you would read during a quick survey before reading. After each highlighted part, make a prediction about what the authors will discuss. Self-Image 1. Based on this heading alone, what might the authors talk about in this part of the textbook chapter? Answers may vary, but should include something about how a person sees himself or herself.
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Activate: College Reading by Ivan Dole, Leslie Taggart