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Keys to reading more effectively



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Reading
     What affects reading success?
     How to read more effectively
     Reading efficiency
     Vocabulary



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  Reading success
What affects reading success?
   • Vision
   • Procrastination
   • Time
   • Amount
   • Motivation
   • Concentration
   • Fatigue


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Vision
         Headaches?
         Blurry?




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    What else?
Boredom               Managing Time
Procrastination       Procrastination
Concentration
                  =   Concentration
                      Memory


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These reading issues …
     Retention
     Comprehension
     Vocabulary
     Recall
     Synthesis
     Analysis
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Reading effectively
  Reading strategies
  Reading efficiency
  Vocabulary




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Reading strategies
   Skimming
   Reading difficult material
   Remembering what you read
   SQ5R



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Skimming
   Introduction
   Summary
   Subheadings
   First paragraph
   Last paragraph
   Skim
   Summary notes
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Reading difficult material
Active approach
Title
First paragraph
Main ideas
Look up words
Reread
To the end
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Remembering what you read


   Association
   Visualization
   Concentration
   Repetition



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SQ5R
       Survey
       Question
       Read
       Recite
       Record
       Review
       Reflect
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Reading efficiency

 Background knowledge
 Building speed




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Building vocabulary

 Pay attention
 Dictionary
 Running lists
 Technical terminology



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   Wise words …
“The more that you
 read, the more things
 you will know. The
 more that you learn,
 the more places you’ll
 go.” Dr. Seuss



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