Strategies for improving reading comprehension include comprehension monitoring, cooperative learning, graphic organizers, question answering and question generating. Comprehension strategies have been taught successfull... More » Education K-12

Reading comprehension is important for understanding the content that is actually being read; otherwise, readers can't make sense of what they read and will have problems succeeding in academics, notes Penn State. Having... More »

The purpose of reading comprehension is for a reader to understand and interpret what he reads. In order to follow a story, the reader must comprehend what is happening as the story progresses. If the reader cannot compr... More »

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