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Study Guides and Strategies: Reading Difficult Material
By using the suggestions from this study guide
, students can learn how to approach difficult reading material and make it their own. Relying on prior knowledge and making connections with what's read helps readers remember, understanding the vocabulary adds to comprehension, and using graphics of all sorts serves to distill the meat of the matter. The reading strategies presented on this website gives students lots of ideas and ways to increase understanding.