Library Retrieval System
- xii, 228 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
- Contents: Why reading is like baseball -- Teaching challenging text -- Focusing the reader -- Effective first-draft reading -- Deepening comprehension through second-draft reading -- The importance of collaboration -- Using metaphor to deepen comprehension -- Leading students to meaningful reflection -- Reading the world -- The art of teaching deep reading.Includes bibliographical references and index.Summary: "Building on twenty years of teaching language arts, Kelly Gallagher, author of Reading Reasons, shows how students can be taught to successfully read a broad range of challenging and difficult texts with deeper levels of comprehension. Deeper Reading is a valuable resource for any teacher whose students need new tools to uncover the riches found in complex texts."--BOOK JACKET.