Cris Tovani’s writing style is pleasant, and I liked some of her strategies a lot. As with all education textbooks that I am forced to read, I didn’t really enjoy reading. Cris Tovani, author of I Read It, but I Don’t Get It, takes on the challenge of helping students apply reading comprehension strategies in any subject. In Do I. Study Guide for Do I Really Have to Teach Reading? Copyright well as those of colleagues in different disciplines, Cris Tovani, author of I. Read It, but I Don’t.

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I cannot wait to establish text sets for each of my uni The reading specialists in my building recommended this book and boy am I glad they did!

Not surprisingly, the author’s answer to that question is a resounding “yes”. So I’m not too bugged by it. It presents ways of dealing with texts that allow students to get far more out of their reading.

I don’t always enjoy reading professional texts, but this book was very enjoyable with lots criz practical examples. In other words, Tovani shows how to help students make connections that help them understand rsally not just connections for their own sake. My library Help Advanced Book Search. See all 64 reviews.


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AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. That’s where explicit instruction comes in: Oct 13, Kristi rated it really liked it Shelves: It took me less yovani 2 days to read, highlight, and take notes to complete the book.

Do I Really Have to Teach Reading?: Content Comprehension, Grades 6-12

Assessing in context, strategy by strategy p. A great book for helping teachers to start using and teaching reading more effectively. Makes me question what is happening in elementary and middle school.

Dec 06, Mr. I expected a bunch of theory that doesn’t apply because most people who write don’t teafh into consideration high stakes testing.

Here she discusses how to incorporate reading into all content areas to increase student learning and understanding. One person found this helpful. In addition, she has the pleasure of working with administrators to build their background knowledge on best practices so they are able to give teachers useful feedback about instruction. One in particular that My biggest take-aways from Tovani are the various comprehension strategies she covered throughout the book. This book is a great tool to teach literacy in the content areas.


It gives practical strategies for immediate use regardless of the subject area. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Jul 26, Eduardo rated it really liked it Shelves: But a good fit for a PLC that is seeking a text to study in the area of content area reading.

Not quite as engaging as her first book – I read it, but don’t get it. A Teacher’s Guide for Grades Feb 04, Brittany rated it really liked it Shelves: That’s fine and all, I am still forming an opinion on them myself, but what about those of us who HAVE to deal with them?

I realized then that our students didn’t have the reading skills, nor the vocabulary to be successful in my class. Cris is a internationally known consultant focusing on issues of reading, content comprehension and assessment in secondary classrooms.

It’s very accessible and encouraging.