ENGL 101 - READING

  • COURSE MODERATOR

Lynn Waller, PhD

  • TEXTBOOK INFORMATION

TEXTBOOK #1
Speed Reading: The Comprehensive Guide To Speed Reading - Increase Your Reading Speed By 300% In Less Than 24 Hours by Nathan Armstrong
Amazon Book Link: https://www.amazon.com/Speed-Reading-Comprehensive-Guide-Increase-ebook/dp/B012Z13T5O/ref=sr_1_5?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1465332319&sr=1-5&keywords=reading+comprehension

TEXTBOOK #2 - Updated 9/8/16 (Please reprint your syllabus to reflect the changes)
READING SKILLS 2nd Edition: How to Read Better and Faster - Speed Reading, Reading Comprehension & Accelerated Learning by Nick Bell
Amazon Book Link: https://www.amazon.com/READING-SKILLS-2nd-Comprehension-Productivity-ebook/dp/B00ODGH6B8/ref=sr_1_11?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1473346788&sr=1-11&keywords=how+to+read+for+comprehension

  • COURSE DOCUMENTS

Syllabus
Lecture Notes and Review
Exam Review (Study Guide for the Closed Book Test)
ENGL 101 Discussion Board

  • LECTURES

Lecture One
1   2   3   4   5
Lecture Two
6   7   8   9   10

1) How to Read Your Textbooks More Efficiently
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tgVjmFSx7rg

2) 5 Active Reading Strategies for Textbook Assignments
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JL0pqJeE4_w

3) The Science Behind Reading Speed
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jv2BdHXRD3Q

4) 5 Ways to Build Focus and Concentration
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a-KCZ1sghLY

5) 5 Ways to Read Faster That ACTUALLY Work
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kmDMrxUSXKY

6) Study Less Study Smart: A 6-Minute Summary of Marty Lobdell's Lecture
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=23Xqu0jXlfs

7) The 9 BEST Scientific Study Tips
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p60rN9JEapg

8) Read More Books: 7 Tips for Building a Reading Habit
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iiNISuM4wl0

  • MAGAZINE ARTICLES

Article 1
Article 2
Article 3
Article 4
Article 5

ALL RESEARCH ARTICLES MAY COME FROM QUESTIA OR A SITE LISTED ON THE WCBCS LIBRARY PAGE ONLY
www.questia.com - WCBCS Library (a subscription for each student is required and payable to Questia)
www.westcoastbible.org/library (research articles may come from one of these sites)

  • SPIRITUAL APPLICATION

Daily Family Devotion
Bible Memorization for this class: 
1 Timothy 4:13 (NIV) - Until I come, devote yourself to the public reading of Scripture, to preaching and to teaching.

  • ASSIGNMENTS TO BE TAKEN (CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW TO SUBMIT YOUR MODULE ASSIGNMENTS)

Module One - Reading and Key Truths
Module Two - Closed Book Exam
Module Three - Closed Note Lecture Exam
Module Four - Magazine Articles Assignment and Research Exam
Module Five - Final Paper Assignment

ENGL 101 QUESTIONS

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