Executive Skills And Reading Comprehension by Kelly B. Cartwright ; Foreword By Nell K. Duke

Full Title: Executive Skills And Reading Comprehension: A Guide For Educators
Author/Editor(s): Kelly B. Cartwright; Nell K. Duke
ISBN: 1462521169, 9781462521166
Publisher: The Guilford Press
Published Place: New York NY
Published/Copyright Year: 2015
Language: English
Physical Description: Illustrationsustrations included, 26 cm
LCCN: 2015016851
Number of pages: 284 (xx, 284 pages)
Format: Hardcover
Categories:
Reading Comprehension
Executive Ability In Children
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Literacy > Bisacsh
EDUCATION / Educational Psychology > Bisacsh
PSYCHOLOGY / Developmental / Child > Bisacsh
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Reading Skills > Bisacsh
EDUCATION / Special Education / Learning Disabilities > Bisacsh
Executive Ability In Children > Fast > (OCoLC)fst00917788
Reading Comprehension > Fast > (OCoLC)fst01090771

Content:
"How do K-12 students become self-regulated learners who actively deploy comprehension strategies to make meaning from texts This cutting-edge guide is the first book to highlight the importance of executive skills for improving reading comprehension. Chapters review the research base for particular executive functions
such as planning, organization, cognitive flexibility, and impulse control
and present practical skills-building strategies for the classroom. Detailed examples show what each skill looks like in real readers, and sidebars draw explicit connections to the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Reproducible planning and assessment forms can be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size. Subject Areas/Key Words: attention, brain development, CCSS, children, cognitive flexibility, Common Core standards, Common Core State Standards, comprehension strategies, ELA, elementary reading methods, English language arts, executive functioning, executive functions, executive skills, impulse control, instruction, interventions, literacy, neuroscience, organizational skills, planning, reading comprehension, secondary, self-regulated learning, self-regulation, social understanding, students, teaching, working memory. Audience: K-12 classroom teachers, reading specialists, literacy coaches, and special educators; school psychologists; teacher educators, graduate students, and researchers"

Provided by publisher.
1. Executive Skills: What Are They, and Why Are They Important for Developing Thinking Readers
2. Plans and Goals: Getting Ready to Read
3. Organization: Why Text and Reader Organization Matter
4. Cognitive Flexibility: Juggling Multiple Aspects of Reading
5. Working Memory: Holding and Linking Ideas in Mind While Reading
6. Inhibition and Impulse Control: Resisting Distractions to Support Comprehension
7. Social Understanding: The Importance of Mind Reading for Reading Comprehension
Epilogue: Linking the New with the Old: How Are Familiar Comprehension Skills and Strategies Related to Executive Skills
Appendix A. Rubric for Assessing Executive Skills in Observations of Your Students' Reading Behavior
Appendix B. List of Games Related to the Executive Skills Described in This Book
References
Children's Literature Cited.

Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-275) and index.

ISBNPlus ID: UPE.BV101.27704-11-2184095
Other ID: 898158638(OCLC)
Nature: Bibliographies
Form: Nonfiction
LC Call No: LB1573.7 .C37 2015
Dewey Decimal: 372.47
Released Date: 20151031

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APA Style:
Cartwright, K.B. & Duke, N.K. (2015). Executive Skills And Reading Comprehension: A Guide For Educators. New York NY: The Guilford Press.

MLA Style:
Cartwright, Kelly B, and Nell K. Duke. Executive Skills And Reading Comprehension: A Guide For Educators. New York NY: The Guilford Press, 2015. Print.

Chicago Style:
Cartwright, Kelly B, and Nell K. Duke. Executive Skills And Reading Comprehension: A Guide For Educators. New York NY: The Guilford Press, 2015.