NEW ACTIVE READING VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5j8H3F8EMNI Is reading your textbook making you fall asleep? Can't focus and feel fidgety? Here are 3 easy methods to help you engage the material, remember what you read and stay awake whiles doing so. Here is...the art of active reading. Hope you enjoy :) ☀Get Inspired: https://www.pinterest.com/anamascara1/ ☀Get Motivated: https://www.facebook.com/Ana-Mascara-197340600414140/ ☀Get Personal: https://www.instagram.com/ana_mascara __________________________________________________________________ ✿DON'T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE FOR NEW VIDEOS EVERY THURSDAY✿ __________________________________________________________________
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Both the brothers got 8.0 bands in IELTS exam and in the reading part, I received 9.0 and Kiki got 8.5. We decided to document our experiences of the reading section and IELTS in generals which can surely get you a 9er too. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ✅🎓🇩🇪Complete Guide to Studying in Germany: https://goo.gl/zxqdVt ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Follow me on FACEBOOK Profile: https://facebook.com/bharatingermany Page: https://www.facebook.com/Bharat-in-Germany-1203402319786921/ (Don't forget to leave a rating on the FB page!) ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- INSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/bharatingermany ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Kiki's Facebook profile: https://www.facebook.com/kartik.chaudhary.351 ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- My website: http://www.bharatingermany.com (There are separate links for the Facebook groups for Bachelors, Masters and our main group too on the website.) ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Consider supporting me on Patreon: https://patreon.com/bharatingermany ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- My gear: Camera: http://amzn.to/2uMrmAe Gorillapod: http://amzn.to/2uQyREA Tripod: http://amzn.to/2wdUZbG
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https://www.blackbeltmemory.info/3secrets/?WickedSource=Youtube&WickedID=How-To-Focus Get memory training tips at link above now Being focused is a skill. In this day and age, we have all kinds of distraction, from cell phones to video games and easy access to anything and everything, as well as a million and one options, it's easy to lose focus when we are distracted by so many options. Here, 2-time USA Memory Champ, Ron White offers some tips on how to focus better. Get more training over at: https://www.blackbeltmemory.info/3secrets/?WickedSource=Youtube&WickedID=How-To-Focus Did you remember what you just read? Hey, look over there....a squirrel!! How to focus! What is it so hard to focus? Why is it so hard to learn how to focus. Well it is hard to focus because we have so many different things coming at us every day. Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram...blah...blah...blah. Then you get to reading online and an ad pops up and the next thing you know you are buying shoes! Learning how to focus is really hard but focusing is even harder. You can get better at focusing and not getting distracted by starting to say 'NO' to people. 'Hey, Ron. Let's start a Periscope for the business!' 'NO.' 'Hey Ron, let's meet for dinner.' 'NO.' Also, if you are wanting to get better at focusing and not getting distracted so often it might help to set a goal for what you are doing online or reading. - I want to learn about Abraham Lincoln today. So when you are online if something pops up that is not about Abraham Lincoln then you don't click it! These are some of the strategies for learning how to focus that I cover in this video. I know it isn't easy. Right now as I type this I am seeing my Facebook notifications! It is driving me insane not to go check them! But my goal right now is to write this description on how to focus without distractions. So I am staying focused and on target. I won't go check the notifications until I finish this.. Focus. I hope this helps you just a little bit on how to focus. Wouldn't the irony be if you are on Youtube to watch another video and ended up watching this one because you got distracted and now you are watching a video on how to focus without getting distracted. If so, I am glad you are here! Now go focus!! And I'm going to check Facebook as my reward for staying focused!!!
...plus three books I'm reading, and how I'm applying said strategies. My book "10 Steps to Earning Awesome Grades" is now out and it's free! Get it here: http://collegeinfogeek.com/get-better-grades/ Connect with me on Twitter! https://twitter.com/TomFrankly If you want to get even more strategies and tips on becoming a more productive, successful student, subscribe to my channel right here: http://buff.ly/1vQP5ar Companion blog post with notes, resource links, and the HabitRPG guild link: http://collegeinfogeek.com/active-reading/
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Don't be a textbook zombie. Companion blog post with notes, resource links, and the HabitRPG guild link: http://collegeinfogeek.com/how-to-read-a-textbook/ Connect with me on Twitter! https://twitter.com/TomFrankly If you want to get even more strategies and tips on becoming a more productive, successful student, subscribe to my channel right here: http://buff.ly/1vQP5ar For even more awesome stuff - including a free chapter of my book on hacking productivity - join the College Info Geek newsletter! http://collegeinfogeek.com/newsletter/
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Professional learning designed with middle school social studies educators and students in mind. Based on the strategies outlined in "Reading Nonfiction: Notice & Note Stances, Signposts and Strategies" by Kylene Beers and Robert E. Probst. Link to Professional Learning Website: https://mssocialstudiespd.weebly.com/ (Recorded with http://screencast-o-matic.com)
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National literacy consultant, Tammy Jones, answers the question, "Is there a focus on reading strategies in EXPLORATIONS: THE INTERVENTION SOLUTION?" Learn more about this resource at http://explorations-reading-intervention.com/ EXPLORATIONS: THE INTERVENTION SOLUTION is published by Okapi Educational Publishing.
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Open for FAQ (will NOT be answered in comments), everything used or mentioned, and contact information! ✏️ If you have a question, please read the description first! You might find your answer there :) Hello everyone! (creds to you if you read that in my voice lol) Here’s another «How to» video, because you guys really seem to like them! Today I’m giving you 10 tips I find helpful for staying focused, and I hope some of them can help you too. Let me know in the comments if you have another technique that helps you stay focused when studying or working! As always, have a wonderful week ahead☀️ Remember to always try your best to work towards your goals, but also to take care of yourselves and put your health and wellness first. Studytee xx ——————————————————————————— VIDEOS YOU MAY ALSO LIKE How I stay productive: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CMlSR2yK3Mc How to be motivated: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmbVB1v9Lqw STATIONERY USED IN THE VIDEO: * Highlighters: mildliners (from thestudykiosk) * Timetanle notebook: thestudykiosk * Gel pens: pentel energel and muji 0.5mm * Weekly desk calendar: lagerhaus * Monthly calendar: made by @studywithadeline on instagram (free printable) * Post it notes: class jolson * Notebook for math: a regular one from the grocery store * Mechanical pencil: pentel energize WEBSITES/APPS MENTIONED: * Rain sounds: rainymood.com * Study timer app: Forest * Mindfulness app: Headspace FAQ (will not be answered in comments): Which grade are you in? - I'm currently on a gap year after high school Why are you studying if you're on a gap year? - I'm studying for a math exam necessary to get into the course I want to study in university this year. I'm also self-studying biology and chemistry to get a solid foundation for the subjects I'll be taking in university, as well as to get some repetition so I don't forget everything I learned in high school. Where do you buy (name of stationery item)? - If nothing else is specified I got it from a local book/stationery store. Google the brands to see where it's sold in your country! How old are you/where do you live/what's your name? - I prefer not to answer these questions for privacy reasons. I'm on a gap year after high school/before university so that is a good indicator for my age, I'm from somewhere in Norway, and I go by the name studytee/Tee here on the internet :) Can you send me your notes, or do you sell them? - I post my notes on Instagram, and other than that I don't share/sell them, I'm sorry! *Question/comment about my voice* - I am aware that I have a child-like voice, but that’s just the voice I was given. This is my «natural voice», and if you don’t like it then your computer or phone probably has a mute button somewhere. There, problem solved! SOCIAL MEDIA AND CONTACT INFORMATION: My instagram: instagram.com/studytee For business enquiries: [email protected] (Non-business enquiries will not be answered on this mail address. If you'd like to ask me a question or send me a message then please send me a DM on instagram!) OTHERS: Music: Acoustic/Folk Instrumental by Hyde - Free Instrumentals https://soundcloud.com/davidhydemusic Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported— CC BY 3.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/YKdXVnaHfo8 Camera used: canon eos m3 with 40mm lense I edit my videos using iMovie, and my thumbnails are made in Canva!
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EAL/D reading strategies Career Stage - Lead Main Focus area - 3.5 Secondary Focus area - 3.3 School - Cyril Jackson Senior Campus A teacher and team leader of English as an Additional Language or Dialect (EAL/D) implements a lesson plan to demonstrate teaching strategies for a pre-service teacher. The teacher models reading strategies and effective communication to demonstrate how students can be encouraged to make predictions and inferences. She then reflects on the aims and outcomes, thereby assisting the pre-service teacher to review, modify and expand his repertoire of teaching strategies. http://www.aitsl.edu.au/australian-professional-standards-for-teachers/illustrations-of-practice/detail?id=IOP00239
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From a perfect scoring tutor! 5 of the BEST Tips, Tricks and Strategies for the New SAT Reading Having trouble with the SAT reading section? In this video I go over 5 essential tips to help you get through it effectively and efficiently. Our SAT course is out! Start prepping with Brooke today! https://supertutortv.com/the-best-sat-prep-course-ever For the blog post that recaps all the information discussed in the video, click here: https://supertutortv.com/sat/5-tips-sat-reading/ FEATURING Tutor and Perfect SAT/ACT Scorer and Stanford graduate Brooke Hanson Want more SAT videos? Look no further! SAT Book Review: The Best Books for the SAT https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IIjJxQtzDGU SAT Math Subject Test: Self Study Tips!! Level II and Level I https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=22IKS8XQP_E How to get a PERFECT SCORE on the NEW SAT https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=96HgTh6ptSo How to CRAM for the NEW SAT!! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hxwv_BHABAE What to Bring to the SAT https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qe0hRpSKIDE Get more tips and tricks by following us! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/supertutortv Twitter: https://twitter.com/supertutorTV Links to practice tests can be found here: https://supertutortv.com/resources/ Learning Made Awesome! Interested in private tutoring from a perfect scoring test prep expert? Check out http://www.brookehansontutoring.com or https://supertutortv.com/tutoring/ for more information!
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Reading faster is possible, even if speed reading isn't always the best way to go about it. Here are 5 methods you can use to read more books in less time. Special thanks to Scott Berkun for recording a voice-over of his quote! His books are awesome and you should read them: http://scottberkun.com/books/ --------- 7 tips for reading more books ➔ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iiNISuM4wl0&index=3&list=PLx65qkgCWNJLglnT9x2R3Kn02NQgthgJ9 The other videos in the speed reading series: Reading science ➔ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jv2BdHXRD3Q&index=4&list=PLx65qkgCWNJLglnT9x2R3Kn02NQgthgJ9 Speed reading techniques examined ➔ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JL4WMHyUhdc&index=7&list=PLx65qkgCWNJLglnT9x2R3Kn02NQgthgJ9 --------- My book "10 Steps to Earning Awesome Grades" is completely free, so check it out if you're interested in improving your grades! http://collegeinfogeek.com/get-better-grades/ Companion blog post with links to great articles on reading improvement: http://collegeinfogeek.com/increasing-reading-speed/ Essential reading list for students: http://collegeinfogeek.com/essential-books-for-students/ If you want to get even more strategies and tips on becoming a more productive, successful student, subscribe to my channel right here: http://buff.ly/1vQP5ar Twitter ➔ https://twitter.com/tomfrankly Instagram ➔ https://instagram.com/tomfrankly ~ created by Thomas Frank
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Ace any exam with these study tips! How To Learn Faster: https://youtu.be/B9SptdjpJBQ 7 Exam Anxiety Tips: https://youtu.be/FyBdA61GmJ0 Check out TD http://td.com/student SUBSCRIBE (it's free): http://bit.ly/asapsci GET THE ASAPSCIENCE BOOK: http://asapscience.com/book/ Written by Amanda Edward, Gregory Brown and Mitchell Moffit FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! SNAPCHAT 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading:  http://www.wsj.com/articles/SB10001424052970204644504576653004073453880  http://ideas.time.com/2013/01/09/highlighting-is-a-waste-of-time-the-best- and-worst-learning-techniques/  http://college.usatoday.com/2014/07/29/aiming-for-an-a-study-habits-you- should-adopt-and-avoid/  http://www.psychologicalscience.org/index.php/news/releases/which-study- strategies-make-the-grade.html  http://www.csc.edu/learningcenter/study/studymethods.csc  http://www.educationcorner.com/habits-of-successful-students.html  http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/07/magazine/why-flunking-exams-is- actually-a-good-thing.html?_r=0  http://www.opencolleges.edu.au/informed/features/how-does-the-brain-learn- best-10-smart-studying-strategies/  https://news.usc.edu/71969/studying-for-finals-let-classical-music-help/  http://psych.wustl.edu/memory/nestojko/NestojkoBuiKornellBjork(2014).pdf  http://www.educationcorner.com/habits-of-successful-students.html
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https://www.blackbeltmemory.info/3secrets/?WickedSource=Youtube&WickedID=Remember-What-You-Read Get memory training tips at link above now Get your free training training to remember what you read: https://www.blackbeltmemory.info/3secrets/?WickedSource=Youtube&WickedID=Remember-What-You-Read Do you have trouble remember what you studied? This video is about how to remember what you studied We have all read a page and then 5 minutes later don't remember what we just read. There is a simple process that you can follow to remember what you read. To remember what you read: 1. Don't try to memorize as you read but instead highlight or underline the key words 2. Use the Mind Palace technique 3. Create pictures for all the words you have highlighted or underlines 4. See these pictures in your mind palace 5. Segment chapters by using rooms 6. Create pictures for dates if it is a history book The main thing in remembering what you read is not to try to memorize as you read but take notes and then later go back and use the mind palace technique to remember what you have read. This works for students wanting to improve their memory for what they have read or business professionals wanting to remember what they have read Follow these steps and this is how you remember what you studied Get my full course here https://www.blackbeltmemory.info/3secrets/?WickedSource=Youtube&WickedID=Remember-What-You-Read
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If your studying gets interrupted often by distractions or the temptation to multi-task, try these methods of building your ability to focus. My book "10 Steps to Earning Awesome Grades" is now out and it's free! Get it here (and get a copy of my graduation planning spreadsheet as well): http://collegeinfogeek.com/get-better-grades/ If you want to get even more strategies and tips on becoming a more productive, successful student, subscribe to my channel right here: http://buff.ly/1vQP5ar Connect with me on Twitter! https://twitter.com/TomFrankly Companion blog post with notes and resource links: http://collegeinfogeek.com/focus-and-concentration/ ~ created by Thomas Frank
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FREE SPEED READING COURSE ► http://irisreading.com/fundamentals One of the main reasons people read slowly is the inability to focus. Many people have trouble concentrating in this age of constant distractions. This video sheds light on some simple strategies and techniques to boost and improve your focus so you can start reading faster. Speed reading techniques require strong focus and it's essential to the comprehension and retention of your text.
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In this lesson, you will learn strategies for READING COMPREHENSION exercises in exams and tests. Also see - MOST COMMON MISTAKES IN ENGLISH & HOW TO AVOID THEM: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Dax90QyXgI&list=PLmwr9polMHwsR35rD9spEhjFUFa7QblF9 ★★★ Also check out ★★★ ➜ PRESENT SIMPLE TENSE Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bWr1HXqRKC0&index=1&list=PLmwr9polMHwsRNZW607CtVZhg_SzsbiJw ➜ ALL TENSES Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLmwr9polMHwsRNZW607CtVZhg_SzsbiJw ➜ PARTS OF SPEECH Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLmwr9polMHwsQmAjoAxtFvwk_PaqQeS68 ➜ ALL GRAMMAR LESSONS: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLmwr9polMHwsR35rD9spEhjFUFa7QblF9 ➜ VERBS: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LciKb0uuFEc&index=2&list=PLmwr9polMHwsQmAjoAxtFvwk_PaqQeS68 ➜ NOUNS: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8sBYpxaDOPo&index=3&list=PLmwr9polMHwsQmAjoAxtFvwk_PaqQeS68 ➜ PRONOUNS: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZCrAJB4VohA&index=4&list=PLmwr9polMHwsQmAjoAxtFvwk_PaqQeS68 ➜ ADJECTIVES: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SnmeV6RYcf0&index=5&list=PLmwr9polMHwsQmAjoAxtFvwk_PaqQeS68 ➜ ADVERBS: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dKL26Gji4UY&index=6&list=PLmwr9polMHwsQmAjoAxtFvwk_PaqQeS68 Transcript: Hello and welcome back. This lesson comes from a request by Aditya from Maharashtra, India. Aditya says he is preparing for a competitive exam and he has to do reading comprehension exercises as part of the exam, and he wants to know the best way to do these. Before we start, if you want to request a lesson, just leave a comment. In your comment, tell me your name, and I will mention you in the video. OK, in this lesson I will give you some important tips and strategies for reading comprehension exercises. I will give you a reading plan that you can follow, and there are exercises in this lesson for you to practice. Alright, now my teaching experience is mostly with exams like the IELTS and TOEFL, but the tips that I give you in this lesson will help you in any exam situation. So the first thing is: when it comes to reading in an exam, budget your time. That means: you should know how many reading passages there are in the exam, how many exercises there are and how much time you have. In the IELTS exam, for example, there are three reading passages and you have one hour to do all of them. So then divide your time amongst those passages – for IELTS, you might spend roughly 20 minutes per passage. In some exams, one passage might be shorter or easier, and another passage might be longer or more difficult. In that case, obviously, you should plan to spend less time on the short passage, and more time on the long passage. And you should time yourself – if you are allowed to wear a watch in your exam, look at your watch and keep track of the time. If you plan for 20 minutes per passage, stick to that plan. Now, if you’re not allowed to wear a watch, then use the clock in the room or hall, or ask the invigilators how much time you have left. Alright, that’s the first thing: budgeting your time. So now the exam starts – and you have the first reading passage in front of you – what do you do? Well, I’ll tell you what you should NOT do – don’t start at the beginning and read slowly to the finish. Many students do this – and the problem is that when you get to the end, you will have forgotten a lot of the details in the middle, and when you read the questions, you have to go back and read the passage again to find the answers. Instead, here’s the plan that you should follow: your first step in reading should be to skim the passage. What does that mean? Well, skimming is actually something that we do with milk. It’s when you heat or boil milk, and the fat rises to the top in the form of cream. Removing that layer of fat is called skimming. When it comes to reading, skimming means to read the surface of the text quickly to understand the overall message. So if there’s a heading or title to the passage, and if there are subheadings, read all of these first. They will tell you the subject of the text. Then read the first sentence of each paragraph – they will give you a good idea of the overall message. Let’s practice this. You see two paragraphs on the screen, but only the first sentence in each paragraph is visible. Stop the video, read the sentences and try to understand the main topic in each paragraph. Alright, so what do you think the topic of the whole passage might be? It could be the negative effects of social media on children. What about the first paragraph? What is it about? Well it says that using social media can affect a child’s writing skills. And the second paragraph? It says that some people don’t agree with this – that is, the first paragraph – for two reasons: scientific reasons and practical reasons (pragmatic).
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Check out Brilliant.org to start learning for free - and be among the first 83 people to sign up to get 20% off your subscription: https://brilliant.org/ThomasFrank I'm not saying you'll *never* sit distractedly at your study space looking at pictures of birds with arms after watching this video... but it'll at least help. Here are 7 tips that'll help you improve your ability to focus intensely on your work. My book "10 Steps to Earning Awesome Grades" is completely free, so check it out if you're interested in improving your grades! http://collegeinfogeek.com/get-better-grades/ Connect with me: Twitter ➔ https://twitter.com/tomfrankly Instagram ➔ https://instagram.com/tomfrankly The Ultimate Study Music Playlist: https://collegeinfogeek.com/playlist/ ---------- Videos you might want to watch next: How to Create an Organized Study Space: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kB6wJkWO2SY How to Stop Wasting Time on the Internet: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ug9nlY9tWzk ---------- If you want to get even more strategies and tips on becoming a more productive, successful student, subscribe to my channel right here: http://buff.ly/1vQP5ar My video production gear: https://kit.com/tomfrankly/my-video-gear Background music by Broke for Free: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Broke_For_Free/ Extension for better control over playback speed (if I'm talking too fast) ➔ https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/video-speed-controller/nffaoalbilbmmfgbnbgppjihopabppdk?hl=en ~ created by Thomas Frank
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How To Stay Focused - The secret of staying focused and productive at work and at home. This one technique will skyrocket your productivity. The Ultimate Life Purpose Course - Create Your Dream Career: http://www.actualized.org/life-purpose-course Leo's Top 140 Self Help Books http://www.actualized.org/books Full Video Transcript Here: http://www.actualized.org/articles/how-to-stay-focused Video Summary: We all struggle to focus at times -- some from attention deficit, some from stimuli overload, or from fatigue or lack of sleep. Without focus, the body at work becomes mindless and careless, and sometimes dangerous. Ideally, we experience periods where we are so fully focused and absorbed by the task that we're effortless transported into the enviable and highly productive state of "flow." This optimal state creates high engagement, challenge and happiness. While "flow" may sometimes happen serendipitously, we can learn to set the stage to summon it. The easiest steps to create flow are to eliminate distractions and interruptions, and then to work in time blocks of 60 to 90 minutes. During these blocks, and as much as possible the rest of the day, do only one thing at a time. Other techniques for improving focus and getting into flow require a little more preparation, such as getting enough sleep and practicing meditation while concentrating on breathing. We've spent too many years living in an all-access, 24 x 7 nonstop world, chronically trying to "multi-task" -- an unnatural and detrimental state for the human mind. Fortunately, with practice, the human mind can un-learn its restless habits and return to its natural state of excellence.
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https://www.sprintreading.com/signup How to speed read at above link Anyone can learn how to read faster. Speed reading is a learn skill and learning how to speed read is a skill that will help you for the rest of your life. The average person reads about 200-250 words per minute. When you learn how to speed read you should be able to double or triple this reading speed just by following the steps in this video. Speed Reading Tips: 1. Read the first and last sentence of each paragraph and zoom through the rest. 2. Read the table of contents and back of the book. This will tell you what the author wants you to look for and it will improve your reading speed. 3. Do not say the words as you read. This slows you down and is called sub-vocalization. 4. One of the biggest points for speed reading and learning how to speed read is to use your finger whenever you read and force your eye to follow your finger. This will keep your eye from bouncing around the page because this does slow you down. 5. Listen to classical music when you read. This has been shown to improve your reading speed. Maybe this is because it relaxes your brain or keeps it focused. Regardless it is a good speed reading tip. Be sure to check out Ron's Instagram page for more speed reading tips: https://www.instagram.com/p/Bri1RcaHCZi/?utm_source=ig_web_button_share_sheet I have been amazed at how much my reading speed improved when I followed these speed reading tips. Recently I read a 200 page book on a flight and I was amazed at how much I remembered and understood reading at really fast speeds. These speed reading tips work! Try them.
10 Tips to Improve Your Reading Comprehension 1. "Never read a book without a pen in your hand." ~ Benjamin Franklin - That's great advice whether you write in your books or take notes in a notebook. Personally, I write, scribble, highlight, argue and draw symbols in all my books. 2. Read a whole paragraph / section BEFORE you stop to highlight or take a note. Don't stop right when you see something interesting; keep reading to get the "big picture" or context of what stood out to you. Then "reread" when you make your notes. 3. Read important sections out loud. A person reads much slower when you read out loud than when you read silently, but studies show that if you read out loud, you tend to retain things better because you're engaging multiple senses (hearing and seeing). 4. Read silently with quick "check-marks." There are times when you should read silently and simply use a pencil to "check" sections in the margins you want to go back and reread later. This will help you get through a book quicker without being distracted by stopping to highlight or write. 5. Explain what you read. When you finish a chapter / section of a book, take a break and "think" about what you've read and, in your mind, "explain it" to someone. See if you can structure your thoughts so as to be able to repeat back to someone what you've read. This is a great exercise. I do this A LOT when I read - and actually "talk through it" out loud to myself walking around my office or in the car. 6. Learn to "X-ray" a book by reviewing the Table of Contents and only reading the sections / chapters that will be benefit you. And don't feel like you have to read an entire book. 7. Pay attention to summary words - "therefore" or "as a result" or "in conclusion." When you see a summary / conclusion word, make sure you understand the author's points and argument that has led to his conclusion. 8. Circle / Underline key words in a sentence. 9. Mark words you don't know - and look them up! If you have a Kindle this is much easier. Looking up words you don't know increases your understanding of the author's intent, but it also increases your vocabulary! 10. You should read How to Read a Book by Mortimer Adler and Charles Van Doren. This is a "must read" book! You can get a great price on it at Amazon or WTSBooks.com.
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http://www.unitsofstudy.com Coaching elementary readers to use the reading strategy of making predictions based upon a passage of text. This teacher is using the instructional model presented in Lucy Calkins' Units of Study for Teaching Reading program. The teacher explains to the students how to focus on details presented in the narrative to make predictions using post-it notes and determine what is likey to happen to characters next.
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The ability to read is a vital skill in today's society. Reading is how we discover and learn new things. People who know how to read can educate themselves in any area of life they see fit. We live in an age rich with information; reading is the way to access that information. When asked about students’ challenges in preparing for the GED® test, adult educators frequently lament the poor, inefficient, and ineffective reading skills of their students. This lack of strong and effective reading skills often leads to students’ difficulty in passing portions of the GED® test. This webinar will focus on strategies that can be used to build students’ reading skills. Join us as we review some of the reading challenges student face and learn about strategies, activities and resources that can be used in the classroom. Download the Presentation: https://bit.ly/2Gvrxba Download the Study Guide: https://bit.ly/2PLbXYp Download the Vocabulary Strategies: https://bit.ly/2SY09nv Download the High Mileage Word List: https://bit.ly/2EALGKv Download the Reading Rate Sample: https://bit.ly/2rKhy7t Download the Certificate: https://bit.ly/2ECVtQR
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This video unveils the secrets behind the ability to improve concentration, memory and mind control. Mr. Vivek Bindra, an International motivational speaker, leadership consultant and CEO Coach talks about concentration for studying, concentration for work, concentration for exam, concentration exercises, concentration techniques, concentration power and tips. To Attend a 4 hour Power Packed “Extreme Motivation & Peak Performance” Seminar of BOUNCE BACK SERIES, Call at +919310144443 or Visit https://bouncebackseries.com/ Watch the Leadership funnel Program Testimonial Video, here at https://youtu.be/xNUysc5b0uI Follow our Official Facebook Page at https://facebook.com/DailyMotivationByVivekBindra/ and get updates of recent happenings, events, seminars, blog articles and daily motivation. He explains how to increase, enhance concentration power at office, work, studies, home and reading. Do watch his concentration power and power of concentration videos in Hindi and English. He can be contacted for sessions, seminars, speeches, key note addresses and public gatherings on improving concentration practices, styles tips and techniques. His concentration improving techniques for women, children, kids, youths, students at colleges, universities, institutes are very popular. Watch his videos for concentration power of will, brain power concentration, concentration tips, concentration tips for studying, concentration tips in Hindi and English, concentration tips for students, professionals, housewives and elderly people. Ask him for concentration techniques, concentration techniques for studying in Hindi and English, concentration techniques for youths, children, working class and professionals, mind concentration techniques, concentration techniques in Hindi and English. Concentration exercises in Hindi and English, mind concentration techniques in Hindi and English, concentration techniques for studying in Hindi and English, meditation techniques for concentration in Hindi. Concentration exercises, Concentration exercises for students, professionals, children, elderly and kids, mind and mental concentration exercises, focus and concentration exercises, how to increase concentration power in Hindi and English. See this video for increasing concentration power, tips for increasing concentration, concentration programming, concentration problems and practice, concentration productivity, concentration video for students, concentration video in Hindi and English, Concentration motivation video, mind concentration video and mind concentration mantras. This video unveils the secrets behind the ability to improve concentration, memory and mind control. Mr. Vivek Bindra, an International motivational speaker, leadership consultant and CEO Coach talks about memory for studying, memory for work, memory for exam, memory exercises, memory techniques, memory power and tips. He explains how to increase, enhance memory power at office, work, studies, home and reading. Do watch his memory power and power of memory videos in Hindi and English. He can be contacted for sessions, seminars, speeches, key note addresses and public gatherings on improving memory practices, styles tips and techniques. His memory improving techniques for women, children, kids, youths, students at colleges, universities, institutes are very popular. Watch his videos for memory power of will, brain power concentration, memory tips, memory tips for studying, memory tips in Hindi and English, memory tips for students, professionals, housewives and elderly people. Ask him for memory techniques, memory techniques for studying in Hindi and English, memory techniques for youths, children, working class and professionals, mind memory techniques, memory techniques in Hindi and English. Memory exercises in Hindi and English, mind memory techniques in Hindi and English, memory techniques for studying in Hindi and English, meditation techniques for memory in Hindi. Memory exercises, Memory exercises for students, professionals, children, elderly and kids, mind and mental memory exercises, focus and memory exercises, how to increase memory power in Hindi and English. See this video for increasing memory power, tips for increasing concentration, memory programming, memory problems and practice, memory productivity, memory video for students, memory video in Hindi and English, Memory motivation video, mind memory video and mind memory mantras. Mr. Vivek Bindra is an outstanding trainer, facilitator, consultant, coach, counsellor, teacher and resource for the art of auto suggestion and mind control techniques in Hindi and English. He is a certified master trainer at mind control and auto suggestion for students, youths, working men and women, professionals, children and middle to old age servicemen and others.
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This webinar is part of the "Shaping the Way We Teach English" webinar series brought to you by the American English Team. For more resources to teach and learn English, visit http://americanenglish.state.gov. “Reciprocal Teaching” (RT) strategies include both proper speaking and listening skills. The inclusion of public speaking opportunities with ELLs is often neglected. Providing public speaking experiences in an EFL classroom can be integral in promoting greater oral communication among the students. Along with supplying opportunities for verbal expression, the use of RT to encourage reading comprehension will be discussed. An effective method in strengthening reading comprehension is through the teaching of others. This meta-cognitive approach helps students to understand the reading content through explanation of this content to other students. These inclusive practices will be integrated in this webinar presentation along with practical applications.
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The best strategies for the SAT reading comprehension section. Be sure to complete the passage first so that the strategies all become clear. Spend 13 minutes doing passage 1 on this test. https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/pdf/sat-practice-test-6.pdf
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Watch a sample lesson on the close reading of an extended text. This professional development video provides ideal strategies for teaching the CCSS ELA specifics, including the importance of small groups and note-taking.
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Have you ever thought about reading comprehension strategies and teaching your kid to think about the book before reading it? Reading books in general is important from an early age and giving the kids the chance to expect the story of the book and the things they will experience in it. Reading comprehension strategies is all about summarizing, sequencing, inferencing, comparing and contrasting, building some conclusions, problem solving, self-questioning, relating the story to the background knowledge, knowing the difference between the fact and the opinion and eventually finding the main idea, the important facts related to it and supporting the whole story with some details. These are the different elements that every parent should think about and teach to his/her kids when it comes to homeschooling them and while they are giving them the chance to know how to read books, not just in learning to read and spell the words correctly, but in the way they are supposed to think about that book in general. Kids love to hear some stories before they go to bed but at some point they should also love the idea of reading these stories to themselves at some point. To make the whole thing of reading a book interesting, the kid should think about it in a whole different way and that is what reading comprehension strategies are all about. In this video, Michelle was teaching Aaron how to think about reading the story in a more thoughtful way; thinking about the name of the story and expecting the events from it, thinking about the main character and expecting its behavior through the whole story, asking himself whether the story will turn out to be interesting or not, etc. There are different things that the person could get about a story just from the cover it carries and this is one of the different things needed when it comes to a story and reading comprehension strategies. When the kid connects between the facts that he/she already knows and those found in the story, it becomes easier for them to focus on the details and try to understand the story as it goes. When the kid is asked questions about the story even before starting to read it, he/she will also want to look for the clues and thus will want to read the story to find these clues. Inferencing is linking what the kid might already know with the things he/she is reading in the story without being stated in a straightforward way. A lot of people think that teaching the kids to read books is teaching them how to spell the letters and the words correctly and making the right sounds they should give (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3UGSFKYDRyc). Reading is also about knowing the alphabet because this is the base of reading the letters and knowing how to connect them with one another (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=339D5-WijRk). There are lots of interesting techniques used in teaching the kids to write letters, such as those used with play doh (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i7GsJrDdCVU) and this of course comes in addition to the ordinary techniques in writing the letters (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=339D5-WijRk). If you are searching for the different ways that you could teach your kids the alphabet through, this could happen through some of the different songs that are taught in schools or even through teaching them the names of the animals (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9UeKeWYAN7M). It is believed that kids find anything interesting when it is delivered to them in the form of songs, pictures and stories or else in the form of games and toys, these are the things that usually attract their attention and make them ready to learn something new. Reading comprehension strategies are important and that is what teaching the kids to read books is all about; it is not just about the story but it is also about the strategies that the kids will consider before and while reading the books. What do you think about reading comprehension strategies and about teaching it to your kids? Share with us your experience with reading for your kids and tell us how effective it turned out to be at the end. Visit www.learningmole.com for more educational lessons and videos in Maths, English, Crafts and Cooking. LearningMole focuses on educating children of all ages. We offer advice and practical, interactive ideas to help parents challenge, homeschool, teach and develop their children’s skills at home. Help your child to explore the key concepts of number, counting, addition, subtraction, multiplication and division in Maths. Spelling, reading, writing and grammar in English. Help them to develop their imagination and creativity with crafts and to explore a range of skills to cook, bake and create tasty treats and snacks. Easy to follow activities will support you and your child to learn and practice new concepts as well as enjoy spending time together. Help your child to progress and explore and most importantly - have fun!
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If your child is struggling with reading, multisensory reading instruction is a great way to help your child learn how to read and improve reading comprehension. Watch this video and see how you can use three types of multisensory reading comprehension strategies: story sticks, sandpaper letters, and Read It, Build It, Write It, to help improve your child’s reading skills. Then learn more about multisensory reading instruction at u.org.
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Download your Freebie: http://bit.ly/SSTFluentReaders Fluent readers are able to read quickly and accurately without effort. Your fluent readers are typically reading around a Level N/O to P and higher. Most of the students in this category are excellent decoders and are very fluid readers. However, while their reading fluency and decoding skills are usually on point, their comprehension can, at times, not be as strong as you would like them to be, especially while you are reading higher level complex texts. So, with your fluent readers, you want to focus heavily on vocabulary development and higher-level comprehension skills and strategies. And, that is exactly what I will focus on in today’s video. We are going to take a deep dive into my Fluent readers lesson plan and how I instruct these readers during small groups. Questions? Leave them below! If you are interested in the resource that I used in the video, CLICK BELOW to check it out: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/GUIDED-READING-Mega-Bundle-VOLUME-2-3469775 Let’s Connect... Don’t forget to click that SUBSCRIBE button so that you never miss my videos that I upload each week. Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/simplyskilledinsecond Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SimplySkilledInSecon Facebook Simply Skilled Teaching Group (Secret): http://bit.ly/2CDNzDr Website: www.SimplySkilledInSecond.com Simply Skilled Teaching Members Club: www.simplyskilledteaching.com
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Workshop Overview *Active reading strategies *Reading strategies and sub-skills that effective readers employ *Evaluating reading tasks *Setting tasks and activities for reading texts *Sequencing a reading skills lesson *Planning for comprehension *Practical
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While many non-affirming arguments focus on the 6 passages that seem to talk about same-sex behavior, questions of biblical authority and inspiration are often the larger, more pressing theological concerns: Can we trust the Bible as God’s written word? Are there objective readings of it? Who decides what a certain passage means? Join the Rev. Dr. Cheryl Anderson, Professor of Old Testament at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary, as she offers ways of relating to our sacred text that lead to hope, healing, and flourishing for all.
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#IELTS #MANJITAOSTA #LEARNENGLISH #IELTSREADING Focus on the tips shared to score high bands in IELTS reading section. These simple tips will make it easy for you to get your answers in the passages provided. IELTS READING PART 2 https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&video_id=KSLoennP20U Don't forget to see the next part For online one to one coaching in English speaking, Personality development and Confidence building write to me at [email protected]
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By cultivating strong school leadership, committing to ongoing professional development, and exploring innovative models like its technology-infused Future Schools, Singapore has become one of the top-scoring countries on the PISA tests. Find more videos from Edutopia's YouTube Channel: http://www.youtube.com/edutopia
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Methods for improving reading speed include increasing the range of the block of words that are read at the same time, as well as avoiding the urge to go back and reread a sentence. Improve focus and reduce the length of time required to understand a sentence with help from an English specialist and president of a theater group in this free video on reading. Expert: John Conlon Bio: John Conlon enjoyed 29 years as the performing arts professor at UMass Boston. He has a PhD in English and has been in theatre all his life. Filmmaker: Christopher Rokosz
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We learn things throughout our entire lives, but we still don’t know everything because we forget a lot of information. Bright Side will tell you about 11 simple memorizing tips that will help you remember everything and improve your memory. TIMESTAMPS Why we forget things 1:04 How to remember everything 2:00 How to memorize something quickly 2:30 How to memorize something for a long time 3:20 Try to understand what you learn 4:17 Learn the most necessary information 5:11 Serial position effect 5:45 Interference theory 6:06 Learn opposite things 7:22 Build your own «mind palace» 7:22 Use «nail words» 8:19 Make up stories 8:40 Use a tape recorder 9:10 Visualize 9:51 Choose only the best materials 9:59 SUMMARY - Your brain is like a hard drive — the space is limited. Remember Sherlock Holmes? He couldn’t name all the planets of the Solar system — this was not because he missed school or something like that, but because he was too smart to have such irrelevant information in his memory. He deliberately erased facts he would never need. This is what your brain does: it protects you from overloading with information. That’s why all new data is stored in the short-term memory, not the long-term one. So, if you don’t repeat it or use it, you forget it very quickly. A German psychologist, Hermann Ebbinghaus researched the memory and its mechanisms. He described the Forgetting Curve which shows that just one hour after learning something new we forget more than half of the learned information. One day later we remember only about 30% percent. Well, you see where this is going. - There is a memorization technique called «Spaced repetition». To keep some information in your head for a longer time, you need to try to put it into your long-term memory. Forced memorization is not very effective in this case because your brain can’t make sense of the information quickly and form strong associations. Here it all depends on the reason why you are learning something. - To memorize something quickly, repeat the information right after learning it. The second repetition should be after 15-20 minutes. You don’t need to return to the information between repetitions — just rest and do something different. Let your brain relax. Repeat the learned material the third time after 6-8 hours. And you should have the final repetition 24 hours after the first contact with the information. Do you know any other memorizing tips? If yes, share them in the comment section below! Subscribe to Bright Side : https://goo.gl/rQTJZz ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Our Social Media: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/brightside/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/brightgram/ SMART Youtube: https://goo.gl/JTfP6L 5-Minute Crafts Youtube: https://www.goo.gl/8JVmuC Have you ever seen a talking slime? Here he is – Slick Slime Sam: https://goo.gl/zarVZo ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- For more videos and articles visit: http://www.brightside.me/
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Kylene Beers and Robert E. Probst discuss the importance of close reading in cultivating engaged readers...and addressing the CCSS. Notice and Note: Strategies for Close Reading Videos 1: The Importance of Close Reading http://youtu.be/6SRqZk7WkBI 2: Collaborating to Foster Will and Skill http://youtu.be/ekNAxzERUY8 3: Rigor and Text http://youtu.be/sr7aXlPjBBk 4: The Influence of Louise Rosenblatt http://youtu.be/PzzgWSE44lM 5: Literature in the Contemporary Curriculum http://youtu.be/_KFV96HBcZY These five brief videos introduce ideas that informed their new book, Notice and Note (http://www.heinemann.com/products/E04693.aspx), in which authors Beers and Probst introduce 6 "signposts" that alert readers to significant moments in a work of literature and encourage students to read closely. Learning first to spot these signposts and then to question them, enables readers to explore the text, any text, finding evidence to support their interpretations. In short, these close reading strategies will help your students to notice and note. The authors explain that in the book, "Part I, The Questions We Pondered, shares our thinking about some critical topics of today. Because our thinking about these topics mostly took the form of questions we asked of one another, we decided to present this section as a series of questions and our answers. Our answers, tentative as they are, may help you understand the thinking that guided our development of the Notice and Note Signposts. See these questions as starting points for rich conversations about literacy education in your own classroom and your own school."
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ACT reading tips are applicable to any passage, whether the passage is one about science or literature. However, when reading a science passage, a lot of the scientific jargon can throw students off. This is where using the Kaplan method can really help you focus on how to break down the passage and answer the questions correctly. In this video, Arthur, a Kaplan ACT teacher, uses the 4-step Kaplan method to show how to answer act science questions. You don't have to be a physicist or chemist - you just have to know how to apply these 4 steps. - Subscribe to our ACT YouTube Channel - Add our free practice tools to your study plan (https://www.kaptest.com/act/free/ACT-...) - Make sure to check our free events and sign up for them (https://www.kaptest.com/act/free/events) - Find your prep ( https://www.kaptest.com/act)
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