Improve Your Reading / Edition 5

Improve Your Reading / Edition 5

by Ron Fry
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1401889158

ISBN-13: 9781401889159

Pub. Date: 07/29/2004

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Help your students discover the practical solution to their reading frustrations, with IMPROVE YOUR READING. Written by bestselling author and education advocate Ron Fry, this book avoids gimmicks and tricks in favor of proven strategies that will help your students better retain and comprehend what they've read in any textbook, in any course, at any academic level

Overview

Help your students discover the practical solution to their reading frustrations, with IMPROVE YOUR READING. Written by bestselling author and education advocate Ron Fry, this book avoids gimmicks and tricks in favor of proven strategies that will help your students better retain and comprehend what they've read in any textbook, in any course, at any academic level. Endlessly adaptable to each student's individual learning needs, the text focuses on fundamental skills students can carry beyond the classroom.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781401889159
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
07/29/2004
Series:
Ron Fry's How to Study Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
122
Product dimensions:
5.52(w) x 8.48(h) x 0.32(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Read On! 1. The Basis of All Study Skills. 2. Reading with Purpose. 3. Finding the Main Idea. 4. Gathering the Facts. 5. The Challenge of Technical Texts. 6. Becoming a Critical Reader. 7. Reading the Literature. 8. Focusing Your Mind. 9. Retaining the Information. 10. Let's Read Up on ADD. 11. Build Your Own Library. 12. Reading: A Lifelong Activity. Index.

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