Get Ready to Read

Get Ready to Read

A Skill-based Reader

Book - 2005
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Get Ready to Read: A Skills-Based Reader, by Karen Blanchard and Christine Root, is a part of a three-level series designed to develop reading and vocabulary building skills. In Get Ready to Read, beginning students progress step by step through task-based activities that promote reading competency and fluency. Features Sharpen Your Reading Skills provides explicit instruction as well as extensive practice and recycling. Be an Active Reader features high-interest readings that allow students to apply their skills. As You Read activities, including completion of charts, graphs, and outlines, encourage reading with a purpose. Sharpen Your Vocabulary Skills includes word-attack skills ranging from Using a Dictionary to Using Context Clues. Express Your Ideas and Explore the Web extend and enrich the reading experience. Read Faster helps build reading fluency and accuracy. The Ready to Read series also includes Ready to Ready Now and Ready to Read More.
Publisher: White Plains, NY : Longman, c2005
ISBN: 9780131776487
Branch Call Number: ESL READ INT BL
Characteristics: 1 v (ix, 159p. : ill.) + 1 answer key (15p.)
Additional Contributors: Root, Christine Baker 1945-


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