A Little PDA Goes a Long Way:

Strategies for Content Literacy

by Pamela T. Bell



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 2/3/2014

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 8.25x11
Page Count : 136
ISBN : 9781491858783
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 136
ISBN : 9781491858776

About the Book

A reading comprehension system, known as PDA, can help educators increase the reading comprehension of students in all grade levels. Using this method, which combines over forty pre-reading, during reading, and after reading strategies, educators will see a vast improvement in the information that their students comprehend and retain. Appropriate for all content areas and all grade levels, this handbook is a must have for the classroom teacher.

About the Author

Dr. Pamela T. Bell is an Associate Professor of Teacher Education at Gordon State College in Barnesville, Georgia. Serving as a classroom instructor for twenty eight years and a content literacy specialist for the last eight years, Dr. Bell has created and implemented a reading comprehension system called PDA. She frequently travels across the United States making presentations at educational conferences and seminars. Dr. Bell lives in Barnesville, Georgia, with her husband Phillip and their English bulldog, Sugarplum. Their son Braxton attends college at the University of Georgia in Athens. Dr. Bell, just like her pet, is a Georgia dawg.