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More Reading Power: Reading for Pleasure, Comprehension Skills, Thinking Skills, Reading Faster (Second Edition)

 
 
 
 
More Reading Power: Reading for Pleasure, Comprehension Skills, Thinking Skills, Reading Faster (Second Edition)
Author: Beatrice S. Mikulecky - Linda Jeffries
ISBN 13: 9780130611994
ISBN 10: 130611999
Edition: 2nd
Publisher: Pearson ESL
Publication Date: 2003-07-25
Format: Paperback
Pages: 276
List Price: $45.00
 
 

More Reading Power, Second Edition, by Beatrice S. Mikulecky and Linda Jeffries, is a student-centered reading skills textbook with a process approach to reading improvement. Its four key sections, designed to be used concurrently, help intermediate to high-intermediate students develop solid reading skills necessary in school, college, or business.

  • Reading for Pleasure encourages students to master new reading strategies and broaden their vocabulary.
  • Comprehension Skills emphasizes ten strategic reading skills, such as skimming, scanning, and recognizing topics and main ideas.
  • Thinking Skills provides practice in inference and critical thinking.
  • Reading Faster features high-interest, nonfiction selections that help students build speed and flexibility in their reading.

New to the Second Edition:

  • A two-color design and user-friendly format
  • Expanded Teacher's Guide with sample syllabus
  • Revised list of suggested books for pleasure reading

Test booklets contain reproducible black line masters to be used as additional practice or to test reading skills presented in the student books.

The Reading Power series also includes:

  • Basic Reading Power 1 (Third Edition): Beginning

  • Reading Power 2 (4th Edition): Intermediate

  • Advanced Reading Power 4: Advanced