Perspective 101College SuccessChapter 9Define Active Reading, and then identifythe various strategies used for readingcollege texts. IntroduceGMC’s Word ofthe Week as a vocabulary-buildingstrategy.
9.0 Reading to LearnREAD TEXT
9.1 Are You Ready for the BigLeagues?•College reading is verydifferentfromhigh school reading.•Reading assignments should bereadbeforecoming to class.•You must takepersonal responsibilityfor understanding what you read.READ TEXT
Expect to spendabouttwo ormore hoursonhomework, mostof it reading, forevery hour youspend in class.READ TEXT2 for 1 Rule
1.Prepare2.Read3.Capturing key ideas4.ReviewREAD TEXT9.2 How Do You Read to Learn?
1. Prepare•Survey textbook•Note Key Words•Develop QuestionsQUESTIONSKEY WORDSREAD TEXT
2. ReadREAD TEXT•Look for answers•Think about relationships•Note first and last lines of eachparagraph.