Proficient Readers

  • Mosaic of Thought by Susan Zimmermann and Ellin Oliver Keene
  • Review of Book: Mosaic of Thought
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  • Reading for Information

    Seven habits of proficient readers:
    1. activating prior knowledge
      a. text-to-self
      b. text-to-text
      c. text-to-world
    2. creating mental images (visualizing)
    3. questioning
    4. determining importance
    5. synthesizing
    6. making inferences
    7. monitoring for meaning