Friday, February 10, 2012

Reading Comprehension Strategy

Question: What is an effective strategy to help students improve their comprehension?

Answer: Teach them to underline, First, show them how to underline and when.

Comment: I’m an inveterate underliner. Underlining is valuable for a lifetime of reading. RayS.

Title: “Show Me Your Underlinings: A Strategy to Teach Comprehension.” EJ Poostey. The Reading Teacher (May 1984), 528-530.

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