ERIC Number: ED099858
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Guide to Reading Improvement with The New York Times.
The eight booklets included in this packet emphasize the practical techniques which can aid high school students in improving their reading skills through the use of the newspaper. Each guide contains at least one sample news article, followed by activities designed to improve a specific reading skill. Titles of the individual guides are "Make Your Way around 'The Times,'""Take Your Reading Pulse,""Speed Up Your Reading,""Be Flexible,""Grasp the Meaning,""Build Your Word Power,""Strengthen Your Memory," and "Answer Key." (JM)
Descriptors: Class Activities, Newspapers, Reading Comprehension, Reading Habits, Reading Improvement, Reading Interests, Reading Rate, Reading Skills, Secondary Education, Vocabulary Development
The New York Times College and School Service, 229 West 43rd Street, New York, N. Y. 10036 ($1.50)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York Times Co., NY.