Reading to Enhance Active Learning

Techniques and tools to enhance active learning through reading


Why don’t they read?

  1. They don’t like the book.
  2. They lack general reading strategies.
  3. They need specific reading strategies they can self-select from based on context.
  4. They find the text intimidating.
  5. They have no where to do it.
  6. They don’t have to do it.
  7. They have too many other responsibilities.
  8. They have a limited vocabulary.
  9. Reading isn’t cool any more.