killer on the wall eleanor oliphant likeyoulove book price comparison granchester
Search our site
Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell Read the opening extract of the brand new Lisa Jewell book before its publication on 27/07/2017

Get Ready to Read A Skills-Based Reader by Karen Louise Blanchard, Christine Baker Root
  

Get Ready to Read A Skills-Based Reader

,

RRP £27.70

Synopsis

Get Ready to Read A Skills-Based Reader by Karen Louise Blanchard, Christine Baker Root

Features: * Reading skills include identifying main ideas, previewing and predicting, recognizing sequence, and making inferences. * Extensive practice in recycling and application of newly learned skills with high-interest reading selections. * Practice with word parts, synonyms and antonyms, idioms, compound words, dictionary use, and word maps. Skills are supported by graphics, examples, and short texts that illustrate concepts and provide additional opportunities for practice and discussion. Ready to Read is the perfect series to prepare students for success in academic reading and test taking.

Reviews

Click here to read a review of Get Ready to Read, Ready to Read Now, and Ready to Read More. The review is written by Deirdre Garr, an adjunct faculty member at Camden County College, Blackwood, NJ. The review is in PDF format.


About the Author

Karen Blanchard and Christine Root each have taught English language instruction at the university level for more than twenty years. Karen has an M.S.Ed in TESOL from the University of Pennsylvania, and Christine has an M.Ed in English Education from the University of Massachusetts, Boston. They began their textbook collaboration with the Ready to Write series while they were lecturers at the University of Pennsylvania. They have since written many reading and writing skills books and continue to enjoy working together to create English language textbooks for students around the world.

More books by this author
Author 'Like for Like' recommendations

Loading other formats...

Book Info

Publication date

29th December 2004

Author

Karen Louise Blanchard, Christine Baker Root

More books by Karen Louise Blanchard, Christine Baker Root
Author 'Like for Like'
    recommendations

Publisher

Pearson Education (US)

Format

Paperback
168 pages

Categories

ELT: learning material & coursework

ISBN

9780131776487

For me, to read is to learn, to reflect, to escape, to think, to contemplate and my time for space and calm.

Sally Ellsmore

Lovereading always comes up with great suggestions and has introduced me to enjoyable books and new authors to discover.

Gaynor Passmore

Books of the month/debuts of the month, kids/adults, fiction/non-fiction, free prize draws and free extracts, what's not to love?

Emma Smith

Why I love @lovereadinguk? It's in the name - as dedicated lovers of reading, they are perfect matchmakers for helping me find my next read!

Catherine Jenkins

It's the first site that I visit when deciding on the next set of books to buy. A particular treat is being able to download an extract.

Tessa Olson

What can I say, the clue is in the title Lovereading - and awesome books.

Sarah Davis

You can trust Lovereading to show unbiased reviews by actual, ordinary readers that help likeminded booklovers choose their next great read.

Linda Hill

Hooked on books? Give Lovereading a go - for the chance to discover brilliant books, and to see why our members love it so.

Claire Hill

Lovereading4kids

Lovereading4schools