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It's Critical! (Classroom Strategies for Promoting Critical and Creative Comprehension)

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Title: It's Critical! (Classroom Strategies for Promoting Critical and Creative Comprehension)
Author: Booth, David
Price: $45.95

All text comes with layers of meaning influenced by the background knowledge and attitudes of readers. This valuable resource examines the power of language and persuasion helps students critically examine and negotiate the underlying meaning in all that they read and see. It asks them to consider the author's purpose, and to appreciate that each text is written from a particular point of view.

AUTHOR
David Booth is Professor Emeritus at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education at the University of Toronto, where he has trained teachers to use innovative ways to promote literacy among children for more than 30 years. At present, he is also the Elizabeth Thorn Chair of Literacy at Nippising University.

A popular international speaker, David has delighted thousands with his energy, enthusiasm, and commitment to all forms of literacy. The author of many books for teachers and parents, and texts for classroom use, he is also an award-winning writer of children's picture books.

Publisher: Pembroke Publishing Ltd
Publication date: 15/11/2005
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781551382289
Publishing status: Active
It's Critical! (Classroom Strategies for Promoting Critical and Creative Comprehension)