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Ch 3: Reading and Understanding in Various Media: Tutoring Solution

About This Chapter

The Reading and Understanding in Various Media chapter of this 10th Grade English Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about reading and understanding media. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long, and they teach all of the strategies for interpreting various types of media required in a typical 10th grade English course.

How it works:

  • Begin your assignment or other 10th grade English work.
  • Identify the reading and understanding media concepts that you're stuck on.
  • Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  • Press play, watch and learn!
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

Who's it for?

This chapter of our 10th grade English tutoring solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn about reading and understanding media to earn better grades. This resource can help students, including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding how to interpret performance art, find meaning in visual media, generate a written response to music or any other reading and understanding media topic
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their English learning
  • Prefer learning English visually
  • Find themselves failing or close to failing their reading and understanding media unit
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead in 10th grade English
  • Don't have access to their English teacher outside of class

Why it works:

  • Engaging Tutors: We make learning how to read and understand media simple and fun.
  • Cost Efficient: For less than 20% of the cost of a private tutor, you'll have unlimited access 24/7.
  • Consistent High Quality: Unlike a live English tutor, these video lessons are thoroughly reviewed.
  • Convenient: Imagine a tutor as portable as your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Learn about reading and understanding media on the go!
  • Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and re-watch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn strategies for interpreting visual media.
  • Differentiate between observing a product and appreciating the process that went into making that product.
  • Find meaning in performance art.
  • Write responses to various art forms.

5 Lessons in Chapter 3: Reading and Understanding in Various Media: Tutoring Solution
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Finding Meaning in Visual Media: Strategies & Examples

1. Finding Meaning in Visual Media: Strategies & Examples

You know how to read a book. But do you know how to 'read' a painting? In this lesson, you'll get some strategies for interpreting visual media like painting, sculpture, and photography.

Experiencing and Interpreting the Arts: Looking at Process & Product

2. Experiencing and Interpreting the Arts: Looking at Process & Product

In this lesson, we'll consider how your knowledge of art can help you better understand and enjoy it. We'll look at the way that an interpretation of art depends on knowing its context and the process behind it.

Understanding Performance Art: Finding the Thesis, Narrative & Meaning

3. Understanding Performance Art: Finding the Thesis, Narrative & Meaning

Learn how to 'read' a performance the same way you would read a book or story. In this lesson, we'll discuss strategies for identifying thesis, narrative, and meaning in the performing arts.

How to Write in Response to Other Art Forms

4. How to Write in Response to Other Art Forms

In this lesson, we'll look at the similarities and differences between writing about literature and writing about other art forms. We'll consider some of the qualities of good responses and some approaches to take when writing a response.

Road Signs and Meanings

5. Road Signs and Meanings

Road signs can be found everywhere. They are on the highways, freeways, in our neighborhoods and back roads. They give us information or warn us about oncoming dangers. This lesson is a brief overview of the more common signs found on the roadways of the United States.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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