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Building Background Knowledge for Academic Achievement: Research on What Works in Schools

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In Building Background Knowledge for Academic Achievement, Robert J. Marzano shows how a carefully structured combination of two approaches—sustained silent reading and instruction in subject-specific vocabulary terms—can help overcome the deficiencies in background knowledge that hamper the achievement of many children.

Table of contents

Dedication

Six Principles for Building an Indirect Approach

Tapping the Power of Wide Reading and Language Experience

Building Academic Background Knowledge Through Direct Vocabulary Instruction

Six Steps to Effective Vocabulary Instruction

Book details

Product No.
104017
ISBN
978-0871209726
Release Date
August 2004
Page Count
219
Member Book
Yes

Topics in this book

Curriculum