Radius® Improving Content Vocabulary Comprehension Kit, Grades 3-5

Item # LER 6937
Ages 8+
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Product Description

Designed to strengthen reading skills across the curriculum, this new Radius® kit teaches strategies for gleaning key information from non-fiction text and comprehending content-area vocabulary in context. Each Directed Method CD Card models a reading strategy in the context of a science, social studies or math topic. Then, the corresponding Guided Method CD Card helps students apply the strategy to a new topic. Kit features 6 strategies and key content-area topics that align with the standards for Grades 3-5. Includes 36 double-sided 8.5"x11” cards, 96-page Teacher's Manual and 3 CDs. Used with the Radius® Audio Learning System

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Strategies Covered:
  • concept definition mapping
  • Frayer Model
  • semantic mapping
  • semantic feature analysis
  • proposition/support outline
  • student VOC
  • word sort
  • verbal & visual word association

  • Topics Covered:
  • ecology, plants & animals
  • weather & space
  • simple machines
  • communities
  • basic economics
  • geography
  • government
  • citizenship
  • history
  • measurement
  • number sense & operations
  • geometry