Additional Information

These links will have additional information on improving your reading comprehension.

  1. This checklist highlights 6 key reading habits for active reading, complete with specific suggestions and explanations of how to implement these critical strategies.

(Interrogating Texts: Six Reading Habits to Develop in Your First Year, by Harvard Library;

  1. This article explains why and how to annotate your readings. Beyond names and descriptions of successful strategies, you’ll find a useful sample of a model annotated reading.

(The Writing Process: Annotating a Text, by Rockowitz Writing Center, Hunter College, City University of New York; (PDF))

  1. This concise menu of options of active reading strategies is an approachable summary keep next to you as a reminder while you read.

(Active Reading Strategies: Remember and Analyze What You Read, by The McGraw Center for Teaching & Learning