Brain Comparisons: The Reading Link
Author(s): Barbara Tharp, Judith Dresden, and Nancy Moreno.
Ready-to-use reading and language arts activities directly related to the book, Skullduggery, (part of the Brain Comparisons unit), including word meanings, details and supporting ideas, the main idea of the story, summary of a selection, sequence of events, cause and effect relationships, facts or opinions, generalizations and drawing conclusions, predicting future outcomes, and painting pictures with words.
This supplement is not intended to represent a comprehensive reading program. The activities are related to reading objectives common to many curricula and cover a range of grade and ability levels. Teachers will wish to select the activities that are most appropriate for their own students.
Funded by the following grant(s)
Science Education Partnership Award, NIH
Grant Number: R25 RR09833