There is an expanded emphasis on vocabulary acquisition and learning strategies, and updated Extensive Reading sections.
Bea Mikulecky holds a master's degree in TESOL and a doctorate in Applied Psycholinguistics from Boston University. In addition to teaching reading, writing, and ESL, she has worked as a teacher-trainer in the Harvard University Summer ESL Program, in the Simmons College MATESL Program, and in Moscow, Russia. Bea Mikulecky is the author of A Short Course in Teaching Reading Skills and co-author of the Reading Power series. Linda Jeffries hold a master's degree in TESOL from Boston University. She has taught reading, writing, and ESL/EFL at Boston College, Boston University, in the Harvard University Summer ESL Program, and at the University of Opole, in Poland. She currently resides in Italy, where she has taught EFL and academic writing at the University of Bologna and the University of Modena. Linda JEffries is co-author of the Reading Power series.
Part 1: Readingfor Pleasure Part 2: Comprehension Skills Unit 1: Previewing Unit 2: Scanning Unit 3: Skimming Unit 4: Using Vocabulary Knowledge for Effective Reading Unit 5: Making Inferences Unit 6: Finding Topics Unit 7: Discovering Topics of Paragraphs Unit 8: Understanding Main Ideas Unit 9: Identifying Patterns of Organization Unit 10: Summarizing Part 3: Thinking Skills Part 4: ReadingFaster Unit 1: Maria Montessori Unit 2: Africa Today Unit 3: Global Issues Appendix 1: Book Response Sheet Appendix 2: Record of Books Read Appendix 3: Pleasure Reading Rate Finder Appendix 4: Pleasure Reading Progress Chart Teacher's Guide (with Sample Syllabus)
Beatrice S. Mikulecky, Linda Jeffries
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Pearson PTR Interactive
Reading for Pleasure, Comprehension Skills, Thinking Skills, Reading Faster
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