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Critical Thinking: Readings in Nonfiction, Middle School

Critical Thinking: Readings in Nonfiction, Middle School

Now in its second edition, this best-seller helps middle schoolers boost their comprehension and critical thinking when reading nonfiction.

53 short passages have been selected for Critical Thinking: Readings in Nonfiction, covering a wide range of topics, with provocative titles:

  • Across the Atlantic in a Sailboat
  • Gifts from Outer Space
  • Clever But Deadly
  • Misery Brings Success

Each passage is followed by a mix of standardized test-like multiple-choice and open-ended questions. Students are prompted to critique the writers’ assumptions, while developing their own analytical skills.

The 53 passages are grouped in units that target specific critical-thinking skills, such as:

  • Distinguishing Among Facts, Assumptions, and Values
  • Recognizing Cause-Effect Relationships
  • Identifying Persuasive Techniques

Critical Thinking: Readings in Nonfiction also comes in a high school book .

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SKU 062749 -906
ISBN 0-8251-6274-2
ISBN13 978-0-8251-6274-9
Grade Level 5 - 8
Pages 174
Format Description Reproducible Teacher Book
 
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