Unformatted text preview: : this “first and last paragraphs” reading works for many, but not all texts because topic and central claim are not always specifically stated or placed in these locations) Note signal words such as therefore, so, thus, but, however, for example, first, second, etc. Identify the author’s perspective (negative/positive) on the topic using information gathered so far through prereading/skimming h Adapted from Dr. Kate Kinsella, SF State. Qtd in Social Studies Reading Strategies . Upper Saddle River, N.J.: Globe Fearon 2001. T7; and from Teaching and Researching Reading. Longman: Harlow, England 16....
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- Upper Saddle River, New Jersey, Upper Saddle River, Reading Works, Dr. Kate Kinsella