Comprehension Connections is the bestselling resource that teachers love! Tanny McGregor uses real-life objects in surprising ways to make abstract. Comprehension Connections has ratings and 51 reviews. Fortunately Tanny McGregor has developed visual, tangible, everyday lessons that make. Fortunately Tanny McGregor has developed visual, tangible, everyday lessons Comprehension Connections is a guide to developing children’s ability to fully.
|Published (Last):||8 January 2008|
|PDF File Size:||7.38 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||1.1 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
The cards are then dumped into a large salad bowl and mixed together to make a “reading salad”. Students use their schema and connectiond to form an inference.
Is a prefect companion to teachers moving into Common Core’s deeper reading. Every once in a while that teacher will return those materials and my kids say, “We’ve been looking all over the room for that! Adds art, music, and concrete visuals as well as anchor charts.
Buy the selected items together This connectionz Recommended as a beginning text on reading comprehension, especially in the lower to middle grades. For example, if the topic is “The Solar System” and the child knows the moon is white, they would write that in the “M” box.
Sep 12, Shamzgirl rated it it was amazing Shelves: Just like people who ask good questions when they are reading have a better chance of comprehending the text! Her lessons build bridges between the concrete and the abstract connectikns incorporating writing, discussion, song, art, and movement into a web of creative connections compgehension reinforce each strategy on a variety of levels.
Fortunately Tanny McGregor has developed visual, tangible, everyday lessons that make abstract thinking concrete and that can help every child in your classroom make more effective use of reading comprehension strategies. Sketchnotes for Engagement, Comprehension, and Thinking. Aug 26, Natalie rated it it was amazing. An easy and quick read. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Everyone’s schema is different because we’ve had different experiences in our lives. Now that I have this big picture of comprehension strategies in my head, I imagine new ideas for lessons will come up no matter what book I am reading.
I would recommend this book to anyone who is a teacher or intrigued by the process of learning to read and teaching to read.
Not many new or novel ideas, but several good reminders and great examples. May 20, Annie Palmer rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Karen rated comrpehension it was amazing Dec 19, In the Elementary Setting Strategies for reading comprehension are conscious plans — sets of steps tabny good readers use to make sense of text. Each time you find something compelling; a photo, a page of a magazine, a piece of fabric The six thinking skills in this book are the ex This is a great book for classroom and reading teachers.
McGregor has given lesson ideas, lesson dialogue and comprehensioon visuals that are fun, mysterious, personal, interactive,and engaging. Students are given a paper clip to add to our Reading Web for each book they read. Synthesizing is closely linked to evaluating.
This is probably my all time favorite teacher book ever!
They are so engaging and cute, yet drive the idea home so no student will ever forget it. Jun 10, Anne Price rated it it was amazing. Give them time to share this mental image with a buddy and talk about it. Comprehension Connections is connecttions guide to developing children’s ability to fully understand texts by making the comprehension process achievable, accessible, and incremental. These simple sounds can be combined to make more complex variations, much like how your thinking combines to ccomprehension more complex thoughts when you are reading.
Apr 22, Marsha Jones rated it it was amazing Shelves: Aug 28, Amy rated it it was amazing Shelves: May 16, Shari rated it really liked it Shelves: Each night students take home these folders to share with their families to retell and share what we read comprehenwion class.
Comprehension Connections by Tanny McGregor by Kelly McKeon on Prezi
That’s a controversial belief. Explicit instruction comprehensuon comprehension strategies help students become purposeful, active readers. I read half of the book during a California to Texas flight. Open Preview See a Problem?
Comprehension Connections is a guide to developing children’s ability to fully understand texts by making the comprehension process achievable, accessible, and incremental. Her purse could be lighter on her shoulder if she’d clean it out and only keep what’s important. Ian Falconer’s “Olivia” series provides children many opportunities to make inferences through the humorous jokes and illustrations that even adults can enjoy.
Synthesizing Target The nesting dolls can demonstrate how sometimes our thinking comrpehension change when we are reading.
It was simple to read but full of insight, ideas, and resources that I had not considered using when teaching comprehension strategies. Tiffani Worsham rated it really liked it Feb 02, When they are finished, I encourage them to share their connection with a buddy.
To ask other readers questions about Comprehension Connectionsplease sign up. Many of the following activities and strategies for reading comprehension are ideas and extensions from the book, “Comprehension Connections” by Tanny McGregor.
Aug 31, Porcelain rated it liked it. Then come lessons for each metacognitive strategy, tips for using wordless pictur Comprehension Connections is the bestselling resource that teachers love! Schema helps students understand the strategies for reading comprehension! It’s not easy to explain these abstract reading strategies to elementary readers, yet knowing how they work and how to donnections them is an important first step to connecting with texts.