In an integrated course,don’t overlook a specific focus on reading skills .
In reality there is much to be gained by focusing on reading skills.it is very important to make students have ample time for extensive reading .also sustained silent reading allows them to develop a sense of fluency and brcomes an excellent method for self-instruction in the part of the learner.
Use techniques that are intrinsically motivating.
One of the most popular and intrinsically approach to reading is the Language Experience Approach,where students create their own materiel for reading.
Giving the choice for learners to select reading materiels offer a dehree of intrinsic motivation.
To enhance intrinsic motivation is by offering opportunities to judge their progressthrough periodic instructor-initiated and self-assessment.
Encourage the development of reading strategies
The question that raise is that about to what extent are you getting your students to use all these strategies ?
Follow the SQ3R
SQ3R is one of the effective series of procedures for approaching a reading texts.
This process consist of the following steps:
Build an assessment aspect into your techniques.
to accurately assess students comprehension and development . There are some of the overt responses that indicates comprehension :