We found 50 resources with the concept critical reading
Strategies for Teaching Reading in the Content Areas
9th - 12th
Teaching reading in the content areas presents its own set of challenges and requires its own set of skills. Learning how to preview a text, how to analyze headings and graphics, topics and subtopics, to recognize claims and evidence used to support these claims, are among the skills required. Resources that help readers develop these skills can be found in this collection designed for high schoolers.
EngageNY Grade 9 ELA: Module 1, Unit 2
Through a close reading of excerpts from fiction (Black Swan Green) and nonfiction (Letters to a Young Poet), class members analyze how authors use specific words and figurative language to develop their central ideas. All 11 lessons in the unit are designed to address Common Core standards.
Critical Thinking through Core Curriculum: Using Print and Digital Newspapers
3rd - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What is and what will be the role of newspapers in the future? Keeping this essential question in mind, class members use print, electronic, and/or web editions of newspapers, to investigate topics that include financial literary,...
Reading Lessons: Townsend Press
4th - 6th
Enhance your literacy unit with a set of videos featuring textual analysis and reading comprehension strategies. From discerning the main idea of a text to evaluating an author's purpose and tone, the ten-part series engages upper elementary students who are ready to develop active reading skills.
The Little Prince: Blooms’ Taxonomy Questions
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Question what you read with a lesson based on Bloom's Taxonomy. As kids read The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, they formulate questions with cues from a graphic organizer, and answer them to work on critical thinking skills.
Comprehension During Independent Reading
2nd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Ideal for a language arts class, literary unit, or independent reading assignment, a set of reading worksheets address a wide array of skills. From poetic elements to nonfiction text features, you can surely find a valuable resource in...