Comprehension in the Content Areas

Create 3 questions about Comprehension in the Content Areas: Before reading assigned chapters, create 3 questions, including at least 1 critical thinking question on your own. As you read the chapters, try to find the answers to your questions. What do you want to learn from the chapters? 2. Place the chapter summary and your responses: Summarize assigned chapters by responding to the topics presented below. Also, respond to the given videos provided. Guiding Questions: What are effective ways to address the process of constructing meaning from reading materials to develop understanding among middle- and high-school students? Respond to the following topics by focusing on your classroom application ideas after describing each in details: Reader Response Theory, Metacognition, Close Reading, Comprehension Intervention, and Your top 5 strategies for helping struggling readers in the content areas. Video Links: Review the following videos and respond to the topics: 1) Teaching Reading Comprehension through Content Areas at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xWvHu7b8Eh4&t=5s, 2) Games for Students to Help Build Comprehension: Teaching With Games ​‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‌‌‌‍​at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qDSwvFL3mdQ, 3) Close Reading, Grade 10 at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XFRClI2q18Y,and 4) Reader Response Theory at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DsZpMZkiZCc. As you respond, please include: 1) A summary of the chapters and videos, 2) Your personal thoughts or reaction to the topic, and 3) Implications for teaching (How can you use the information presented here to help you?) 3. Present the answers to your own questions: Did you find the answers that you created before reading? Write down the answers to each question and indicate the sources where you obtained them (either from the chapters or from outside research on your own)

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