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Complete Close Reading Book 2 Teacher Answer Book - 9780170133098
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Complete Close Reading Book 2 Teacher Answer Book

By | Copyright Year:2007 | ISBN-13: 9780170133098

Developing essential comprehensive skills Complete Close Reading is a course for New Zealand junior secondary students to help develop and practice the vitally important skills of reading with comprehension and responding to written texts. Each of the 34 units is divided into five sections and the questions are designed to help students respond to texts on many levels.


Unit 1: We're watching you
Narrative: 1984
Unit 2: Nuclear fallout
Diary: A messij 2 the reeda
Unit 3: A desperate crime
Recount: Woman blamed for robberies
Unit 4: Dear Editor
Letter to the Editor: Stone the Crowe
Unit 5: 'Metabolise' to 'meteor'
Dictionary: The Pocket Oxford Dictionary
Unit 6: Active audience
Script: Greenheart and Dragon pollutant
Unit 7: Science Experiment
Procedure: Chemical activity in metals
Unit 8: Heavy metal
Explanation: Metals
Unit 9: A long way from home
Narrative: The Meteor
Unit 10: Border Control
Advertisement: Biosecurity New Zealand
Unit 11: A Modern Classic:
Book review: To Kill a Mockingbird
Unit 12: Survival of the Fittest
Description: No Mean Feat
Unit 13: Rural New Zealand
Poem: Milking before Dawn
Unit 14: The Middle Ages
Report: A Short History of the World
Unit 15: Another Continent
Map: South America
Unit 16: Living and Dying
Graph 2001 World birth and death rates
Unit 17: Compulsory counting
Explanation: NZ Census Guide Notes
Unit 18: Shame!
Narrative: Friday Night Out
Unit 19: Give Blood
Advertisement: Blood Service
Unit 20: Ring, ring
Argument: Mobile Mania
Unit 21: The Blood Machine
Instructions: Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Unit 22: The woes of shopping
Discussion: plastic bags
Unit 23: Hunters, beware!
Cartoon: Duck Shooting
Unit 24: A new milkshake
Newspaper article: Spiked milk
Unit 25: Clever pets
Magazine article: How do pets know....
Unit 26: At the Gym
Timetable: Workout Timetable
Unit 27: An Awkward Situation
Narrative: The kissing game
Unit 28: Jet Careers
Interview: Fly Girl
Unit 29: A Hobbit's world
Film review: Tolkien's tower tops
Unit 30: Selling your skills
Interview: Job Hunting
Unit 31: Dear Principal
Letter of complaint: Student conduct
Unit 32: Chinese Tonight
Menu: The Wok Restuarant
Unit 33: A Family meal
Recipe: Spaghetti Bolognese
Unit 34: All that glitters is not gold
Speech: When is losing winning?
Record Sheets-Blackline masters


concise descriptions of the purpose, structure and features of text types

excellent models of a wide range of text types, including narratives, recounts, letters, film and book reviews, historical reports, advertisements, cartoons and poetry

real-life and cross-curricular literacy links

'open-ended' activities to encourage research and composition of a range of texts

optimal assessment to test and score levels of comprehension

a student assessment record sheet to record and moniter individual improvement is available.


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