READING AS A PROCESS
PRACTICE ACTIVITY
FOCUS ON: YOUR ESSAY
BEFORE READING
PREVIEW
(pg. 116)
Title /  What is the title of the essay?
Introduction / Read the introduction.  How does it prepare you for the essay to come?
Every first sentence of every paragraph / Read the first sentence of each paragraph.  Based on
 these sentences and everything else you have read so far, what may readers predict this
 essay will be about?

DURING READING
HIGHLIGHT, ANNOTATE, MAKE MARGINAL NOTES
(OPTIONS INCLUDE: ALL DIALECTICAL RESPONSE TYPES)
138-141
VISUALIZE

AFTER READING
REFLECT / SUMMARIZE / QUESTIONS