University of Nebraska High School Reading Strategies: U. of Nebraska High School online program

Reading Strategies

Reading with penIt is crucial for students to develop reading strategies for critical reading and problem solving. 

Quick Tips

  • Read all provided materials.
  • Use a journal to record key concepts.
  • Highlight vocabulary, topic sentences and key concepts in different colors.
  • Make notes in the margins of your textbook.
  • Re-read sections you do not understand.
  • Discuss what you learn. Find a friend or relative who has similar interests or who would enjoy hearing about your studies and let them know what’s going on in your classes.

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