My weird reading tips
—Gutman, Dan, author.
Book
2019
7 available of 9 items

Presents a guide to reading critically, offering tips and activities to improve reading comprehension, covering such topics as point of view, context clues, rhyme schemes, and deciphering fact from fiction. The ability to read critically is an essential skill vital to success in school. For example, do you know what point of view means? Or how to "read" a picture? Can you tell fact from opinion? Well, whether you're a kid who's just starting to read by yourself or a future librarian --or both! --this book of tips and activities to improve your reading comprehension skills is so much fun you'll forget you're learning! Filled with exercises to help young readers practice skills like identifying context clues and a story's main idea, plus practical tips and tricks from bestselling author Dan Gutman, this book will help you become the best reader in the history of the world!

Item Details
Subjects:
Reading (Primary) -- Juvenile literature.
Reading comprehension -- Juvenile literature.
Other Authors:
Paillot, Jim, illustrator.
ISBN:
9780062882400
9780062882394
0062882392
Edition:
First edition.
Description:
215 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Notes:
Publisher, pagination and printing dates may vary.
"Tips, tricks & secrets from the author of My weird school!"--Cover.
Contents:
Introduction
Main idea and supporting details
Summarizing a story
Making predictions and drawing conclusions
Using context clues
Comparing and contrasting
Sequencing and cause & effect
Facts, opinions, inferences, and hyperboles
Expanded sentences
Point of view and characters
"Reading" illustrations
Poetry and rhymes
Conclusion
Answer key.
Link to PAC
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