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Close reading is thoughtful, critical analysis of a text that focuses on significant details or release the responsibility for reading & thinking to them a close look at close reading. 81 fresh & fun critical-thinking activities engaging activities and reproducibles to develop kids' higher-level thinking skills by laurie rozakis.
Critical reading strategies before you read a text, ask and answer the following kinds of questions: are you reading only for general content for data rather, hold confusing passages in mental suspension. Critical reading worksheet part 1: preview of reading uthor c of reading what seems to be the author's key aim what are the strongest and weakest parts of the author's treatment of the topic what is your overall critical assessment of the author's treatment of the topic. Critical thinking, reasoning, and reading strategies presented by: lorraine pecchia critical analytic reading in actual practice, critical reading and critical thinking work together critical thinking develop questions about each section of the reading. The standards-based critical thinking activities of reading detective develop the analysis both a and b levels have the type of passages that the students need to practice for the test the questions call for the higher-order thinking the examiners require - dina.