SUGGESTED READINGS

FOR READING COMPREHENSION INSTRUCTION

Strategy: Determine Importance

 

Professional Books

See Overall Suggested Readings for notes about the content of these books.

 

Resource

 

Helpful Sections Related to this Strategy
The Primary Comprehension Toolkit by Stephanie Harvey and AnneGoudvis, Heinemann First Hand, 2008.

Determine Importance Booklet

 

Reading with Meaning: Teaching Comprehension in the Primary Grades, 2nd ed., by Debbie Miller, Stenhouse, 2012

Chapter 7: March and April: Nonfiction Genre Study; Asking Questions (continued) and Determining Importance

 

Strategies That Work: Teaching Comprehension for Understanding and Engagement, 2nd ed., by Stephanie Harvey and Anne Goudvis,Stenhouse, 2007. Chapter 10: Determining Importance in Text
Weaving Through Words: Using the Arts to Teach Reading Comprehension Strategies by Roberta D. Mantione and SabineSmead, International Reading Association, 2003

Chapter 5: Determining Importance