2Technical Reading Vs. Literary reading Technical Reading: technical subject matter, emphasis on precision, specialized vocabulary, use of graphics, description of mechanism and process.Literary reading: draw inferences, interpret symbolic language.
3Before you read Preview the material Skimming Anticipating Activate your background knowledge p
4Before you read IIAnticipate the line of reasoning: most technical passages focus on:Process or procedureCause/effectmechanism
5As you read Pace yourself Read slowly Read small amounts of info Read the selection twiceActivate your background knowledgeFamiliarity with the subject and vocab.
6As you read II Annotate the reading passage Take your own notes, use abbreviations, outline the passage, note what is significant, consider graphic organizers, and answer questions
7As you read III Repeat more difficult notes aloud Understand the vocab. (technical vocab, acronyms ppLean to read graphicsUnderstand the purpose of graphicRead the graphic closelyPay attention to numerical data
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