Teaching Stems-Another Branch of Reading Comprehension : 5th Grade and Up

Description

Throughout the United States, the state's and classroom's curriculum is in a constant change. Many states have already changed to new standards of which teachers have to focus their lessons. Reading comprehension is a prime factor in the new and old standards and is necessary across the curriculum. Stems are also a stated standard. Stems allow students to figure out the meaning or a part of the meaning of words by knowing the meaning of the word part(s). Teaching and using stems in the classroom enhances reading comprehension across the curriculum. Examples: bilateral bi = two lat = sided bilateral = two sided pseudonym pseudo = false nym = name pseudonym = false name

Details

Author(s)
Statham Sheila Thompson
Format
Paperback | 116 pages
Dimensions
210 x 280 x 6mm | 281g
Publication date
04 Oct 2006
Publisher
AUTHORHOUSE
Publication City/Country
Bloomington, United States
Language
English
ISBN10
142596429X
ISBN13
9781425964290