Learning Objectives

After studying this chapter, you will be able to answer the following questions:

  • What difficulties do students demonstrate with content-area instruction?
  • How can teachers teach content-area vocabulary and concepts?
  • How can teachers teach students to monitor their reading comprehension?
  • How can students learn from textbook instruction?
  • How can teachers promote student participation?
  • How can teachers help students with difficulties in study skills?
  • What are ways to facilitate memorization and test taking?