English Language Support: Reading


Textbook Reading Tips

  • Preview the chapter
  1. Read the main title
  2. Read all subtitles
  3. Read the first sentence of each paragraph
  4. Read the introductory paragraph
  5. Read the concluding paragraph
  6. Study the charts, illustrations, and pictures
  • Read the entire chapter, underlining vocabulary
  • Re-read and take notes
  • Study your notes