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Improve Your Reading
by Ron Fry
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. Endles ...more
ebook, Sixth Edition, 122 pages
Published April 24th 2012 by Career Press
(first published May 28th 1991)
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The summary of the book is simple: Always start with pre-reading and skimming the text for key concepts, identify the purpose and ask questions that you should seek answers to, allow the purpose to define how you will read, start reading critically, finish off with a summarization- write a brief synopsis of what you've learned.
Ron Fry is a nationally known proponent for the improvement of public education and an advocate for parents and students, playing an active role in strengthening personal education programs. In addition to being the author of the best-selling How to Study series, which has sold more than 3,000,000 copies to date, Fry has written more than 30 other books in the areas of education and careers. He is ...moreMore about Ron Fry...