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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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