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The following resources are designed to help you assess and develop your students' reading skills.

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ACADEMIC READING: HANDBOOK FOR STUDENTS

Brief student-facing guide to academic reading. Covers a variety of areas and gives useful tips on selecting reading materials, active reading strategies, useful techniques and more...

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READING AND NOTE TAKING WORKBOOK

An interactive online workbook that explores methods and approaches to reading and note taking in Higher Education. It contains video discussion, multimedia interactions, quizzes and further reading suggestions.

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SIX STEPS TO SUCCESS

A presentation outlining a whole new approach to successful study. The six steps are:

S = Study Techniques and practices
O = Overview
C = Creativity
C = Communicate effectively
E = Emotions
R = Review, review, review

Also includes a booklet for students' reference, and some suggested activities to follow the presentation.

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