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Reading Comprehension

Reading Comprehension

Reading Comprehension is an instructional album on how to improve understanding of written texts. Instructor Morris Schreiber guides the listener through different techniques, including using context clues to learn unfamiliar vocabulary words and finding the main idea in a passage. This album is one of a series of instructional albums Schreiber released on Folkways in the 1960s and '70s on reading, writing, and literature. Schreiber's discourse is transcribed in the liner notes.

Track Listing

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The Mood of the Writer Morris Schreiber 4:44
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102
Determining the Main Thought Morris Schreiber 7:05
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103
Context Clues to New Vocabulary Morris Schreiber 5:51
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104
How the Writer Develops His Ideas Morris Schreiber 9:15
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201
Recalling and Interpreting Specific Details Morris Schreiber 3:41
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202
Recalling and Interpreting Specific Details (cont.) Morris Schreiber 6:14
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203
Exposition Morris Schreiber 9:37
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204
Determining Previous Content and Anticipating Conclusions Morris Schreiber 5:35
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205
Review and Summary Morris Schreiber 1:50
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