ERIC Number: ED301841
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
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Timed Readings: Fifty 400-Word Passages with Questions for Building Reading Speed. Book Six. Third Edition.
This book contains 50 timed reading selections designed to increase reading speed and comprehension for readers at the ninth grade level. Other books in the series cover grades 4-13. A brief introduction outlines steps students should follow to increase their speed and comprehension. After each selection the book offers 10 questions designed to measure comprehension. An answer key and charts to record progress in reading speed and comprehension are provided at the end of the book. (RS)
Descriptors: Grade 9, Junior High Schools, Reading Comprehension, Reading Fluency, Reading Improvement, Reading Rate, Speed Reading
Order Department, Jamestown Publishers, P.O. Box 9168, Providence, RI 02940 (No. 906, $5.25).
Publication Type: Books; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
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