Research suggests that 250 words per minute is the target reading speed for fluent second language reading. Reading for Speed and Fluency is a four-book series specifically targeted at developing reading speed and fluency. Ideal for individual or classroom use, the passages are thematically arranged to enable learners to progress through texts within a specific grouping to build on content and vocabulary. Vocabulary is strictly controlled to provide learners practice in reading at an accelerated pace without interference from unfamiliar vocabulary.
Key features include:
- Preview activities provide exposure to vocabulary and content
- Multiple-choice questions enable students to self-monitor comprehension
- Progress charts to graphically record personal reading speed development
- Reading passages throughout each level are of similar length and difficulty
- Photos to help students relate to the content
- Free downloadable supplemental audio recordings
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Book Description Compass Publishing, 2007. Perfect Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 1599661039
Book Description Compass Publishing, 2007. Perfect Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P111599661039