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By Marian Wilde
The keys to becoming a successful reader in middle school include learning organization skills and sophisticated reading strategies. Laura Hendrick, a literacy coach in Santa Rosa, California, has these suggestions for students:
In their book, Reading for Understanding: A Guide to Improving Reading in Middle and High School Classrooms, authors Ruth Schoenbach, Cynthia Greenleaf, Christine Cziko and Lori Hurwitz advise the following for students who get confused when reading a text:
High school teacher Lance Balla suggests the following:
Suzanne Owen, English teacher, literacy coach and mother of four in Antioch, California, suggests these tips:
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