Reading requires concentration and time for reflection. As an important step in the learning process, you need to identify: • How much you need to read, • The complexity of the text, and • How you read it.
4. Having a reason for reading Skimming : Reading the text quickly just to understand the main ideas. Scanning : Having a specific point in mind and looking for it quickly in a text. Reading for detail : Reading a whole text very carefully for specific information.
A good reader doesn´t stop and look at every word. When we read our eyes jump from one word to another quickly and shortly. If we are good reader, then we should be able to read above 100 words per minute.