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Reciprocal Teaching at Work: Strategies for Improving Reading Comprehension (2nd Edition)

by Lori D. Oczkus

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Reciprocal Teaching at Work: Strategies for Improving Reading Comprehension (2nd Edition)

Grades 3 – 5
Type Book
Pages 312
Published September 2010
Publisher International Literacy Association



With dozens of lessons and a wealth of materials to get you started—and keep you going—this is the all-inclusive resource you need to lead your students to become active, engaged, and independent readers who truly comprehend what they read.

This updated edition is jam-packed with

  • Expanded suggestions for grades K–5 and all new ideas for grades 6–12
  • Creative tips for using reciprocal teaching in whole-class settings, guided reading groups, and literature circles
  • Ideas for differentiating instruction for struggling readers and English learners
  • Practical ways to use reciprocal teaching as a Response to Intervention (RTI)
  • Support materials such as reproducibles, posters, and a lesson planning menu
  • A free, downloadable PD guide and classroom video clips



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