Unit 2 - Finding information for my essay and understanding it


2.1What do I already know & what do I need to find out?

2.2How do I decide what to read?

2.3How do I understand what I read? Introducing useful reading strategies

2.4Practising scanning for information

2.5Skim reading for gist - using key words

2.6More skim reading for gist

2.7Understanding important points

2.8Evaluating what you read – identifying claims and evaluating evidence

2.9How do I know which opinion is the right one?

2.10Keeping a record of what you have read



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