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Reading for Academic Success

Jill Lewis

Reading for Academic Success

Readings and Strategies

by Jill Lewis

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Company .
Written in English


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Number of Pages585
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7468919M
ISBN 100395967090
ISBN 109780395967096
OCLC/WorldCa49243647


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Reading is an essential skill in our culture, and these skills can be improved upon. Reading is far more complex and essential as a key to unlocking success. The Condition and Effects of Reading Declines in the United States The Current State of Affairs for Reading “Americans reading less” and “college attendance no longer guarantees active reading habits” (National Endowment of the Arts, pp.

The impact of Pleasure Reading on Academic Success Christy Whitten Sam Houston State University Sandra Labby Texas A&M University-Texarkana Sam L. Sullivan Sam Houston State University Discovering ways to improve student academic performance is a common challenge in the modern Size: KB.

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Exploring Content 1: Reading for Academic Success, by Lorraine C. Smith, engages English language learners in authentic academic content so they will succeed in college classes. Readings from college textbooks and supporting exercises teach students essential reading and study skills as well as academic and content vocabulary.5/5(6).

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Reading is a foundational learning activity for college-level courses. Assigned readings prepare you for taking notes during lectures and provide you with additional examples and detail that might not be covered in class. Also, according to research, readings are the second most frequent source of exam questions (Cuseo, Fecas & Thompson, ).

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Darren Mazutinec is the Superintendent of Westwind School. Academic Success. Learning Resources. Academic Success. Academic Success Center use the chapter reviews in your text book, or ask your academic coach to help you explore and find the best self-testing strategies that work for you. Metacognitive Awareness of Reading Strategies Inventory rates how frequently you use reading strategies.

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