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Advanced Reading Techniques,  
RDA (Rapid Data Assimilation)

  
 With emphasis on:
           1.        Comprehension
           2.        Retention &
           3.        Recall

Topics in this section

Reading Stages
           At what point on this list are we working?

Goals and Objectives of RDA

Reading Mechanics;
   Body - You -  Mind
           The senses
           The director
           The storage and retrieval system                
        
   
Reading Pre-Assessments
           Diagnosing your Reading Problem
           Japan / Brazil
           Red Pony
        
   Eye Control Techniques
           Four Common Reading Challenges.
           The clock drill.
           What are the Benefits of using a Pacer?

   
Linking and Organizing
           A better way to take notes?
           What are comprehension patterns.?

   
What is Comprehension
           Comprehension as defined in the dictionary.
               
  
 Adequate Comprehension
           How much comprehension do you need?

   Advanced Techniques Summary

   Basic Drills A - E
           A.        Fluency, Read better – Read more, Warm up drill
           B.        Eye Control – Speed; Push Up drill
           C.        Comprehension – Make Pictures drill
           D.        Retention and Short Term Recall – Paraphrasing
           E.        Retention and Long Term Recall – Note Taking

   
Reading Post-Assessments
           Japan / Brazil
           Red Pony

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