Cloze is a well known teaching strategy for developing language skills in schools. The author has used his extensive experience as a classroom teacher and principal to write this series of blackline masters which provides cloze exercises that are varied and interesting.
two main types of cloze are covered
answer lists are given; and
children provide their own words.
reading strategies include context clues, syntactic and semantic skills, and word recognition
high-interest topics to motivate students
imaginative blackline master passages will help to expand vocabulary and promote written expression