Reading Power, Revised & Expanded Edition
Teaching students to think while they read
A ground-breaking approach to reading and thinking—help students connect, question, visualize, infer, and transform.
Reading Power has evolved into a recognized approach to comprehension instruction being implemented across Canada, in the United States, United Kingdom, Sweden, and China. This ground-breaking approach showed teachers how to help students think while they read—connect, question, visualize, infer, and transform. Since the publication of the first edition of Reading Power, Adrienne Gear has continued to reflect on and refine her ideas about metacognition, comprehension instruction, and the Reading Power strategies. This revised and expanded edition shares these new understandings, and offers teachers new ideas, new lessons, and, of course, new anchor books to support the Reading Power principles. An ideal resource for teachers familiar with this strategic approach to teaching reading, or for those looking for new ways to connect thinking with reading.