Improving Reading Comprehension: Tips and Tricks


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What is reading comprehension?

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1. To improve your reading comprehension, you need to become a(n) ____ reader.

2. Before reading a piece, what should an active reader do?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this assessment to test your knowledge of improving reading comprehension. It will ask questions regarding what reading comprehension is, and what you can do before, during, and after reading to improve comprehension.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Students who want to be successful on the quiz/worksheet should familiarize themselves with this material:

  • The definition of reading comprehension
  • What readers should do before, during, and after reading
  • How best to improve reading comprehension

Skills Practiced

The quiz/worksheet will help students build these skills:

  • Reading comprehension - read and pull the most important information from the related lesson on improving reading comprehension
  • Defining key concepts - accurately define key terms like reading comprehension
  • Information Recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding reading comprehension strategies and identify when to use each

Additional Learning

To learn more about this subject, view the accompanying lesson, Improving Reading Comprehension: Tips and Tricks. It will help students meet these objectives:

  • Define reading comprehension
  • Learn the strategies to use before, while and after you read
  • Identify reading comprehension strategies in a real-world example