Reading Strategies Year 1

1 / 14
Slide 1: Tekstslide
EngelsMiddelbare schoolvmbo t, mavo, havoLeerjaar 1

In deze les zitten 14 slides, met interactieve quizzen en tekstslides.

Onderdelen in deze les

Slide 1 - Tekstslide

Today's lesson is about:
Reading strategies! 
 - How do you read a text? 

Slide 2 - Tekstslide

Lesson goals for today:
  1. After this lesson, you will know different reading strategies.
  2. After this lesson, you know how to apply reading strategies.

Slide 3 - Tekstslide

What do you already know about reading strategies / techniques?

Slide 4 - Open vraag

Why are reading techniques important?

Slide 5 - Open vraag

Reading techniques
  1. Skimming: understanding the main idea and concept. 
  2. Scanning: look for key information (for example: names, dates, numbers.
  3. Intensive reading: read and understand the complete text.

Slide 6 - Tekstslide

  1. Read the title 
  2. Read the introduction 
  3. Search for the source (=bron) of your text
  4. Look at pictures / images 
  5. Look at bold or underlined words or words in italics. 

Slide 7 - Tekstslide

When I skim I do this:

Slide 8 - Woordweb


  1. Read the title and subheadings (=tussenkopjes)
  2. Look for keywords that tell you more about what you are looking for in a text
  3. Look at bold or underlined words or words in italics. 

Slide 9 - Tekstslide

When do you use the reading technique scanning?
Deciding if you want to read a news article or not.
Reading and understanding a complete text.
When you look for a date of birth.
While reading a recipe.

Slide 10 - Quizvraag

Intensive reading 

  1. Read the complete text 
  2. Pay attention to the introduction and subheadings (=tussenkopjes)
  3. Look for the most important sentences and words 
  4. Look up the meaning of difficult words 

Slide 11 - Tekstslide

You should always use intensive reading during a reading test...
YES! I agree with this statement
No... I disagree with this statement.

Slide 12 - Poll

  1. First read the QUESTION+ANSWERS, then read the TEXT.
  2. You don't need to know all the words in order to understand a text.
  3. Practice, practice, practice! Skills need to be TRAINED. 
  4. Useful website: British Council Teens (level A2). Link is in the study planner / Google Classroom. 

Slide 13 - Tekstslide

Go to Google classroom and fill in the Google form about reading.

Slide 14 - Tekstslide