Welcome to English 163: Techniques for College Reading wikis

Calendar


Syllabus:


Inferences

Implied Main Idea


Quizlet: Use the following link to connect to vocabulary words in Quizlet

https://quizlet.com/join/YGatNfDdN

Vocabulary Worksheet:



AVS Chapters 1-5



Prefixes, Suffixes and Roots



Vocabulary in Context 1
Vocabulary in Context 2
Vocabulary in Context 3

Main Idea Practice 1
Main Idea Practice 2

House of Sand and Fog Worksheets


Missing chapters are quizzes that will be given in-class














Take-home Quiz






Critical Reading/Thinking Group Topics



Reading Speed: http://www.readingsoft.com/


Reading Study on e-readers

Technology/Ipad survey:
http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/XFS5N33

Click to take survey: Survey Link

PQ3R Test on the video

PQ3R Video


Chapter on Stress, Health and Coping


Purpose for Reading
http://www.sophia.org/tutorials/active-reading-how-to-read-with-a-purpose

Satire Article:
http://www.theonion.com/articles/us-children-still-traumatized-one-year-after-seein,1285/