Taking Control of Your College Reading and Learning
Harcourt College Publishers, Jul 1, 2000 - Education - 217 pages
Taking Control of Your College Reading and Learning is a unique approach to reading improvement. Including both direct instruction and application of reading skills, this book presents a powerful metacognitive reading training program called BICUM (Be In Control: Use Metacognition).
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Taking Control of Your Reading
Getting Ready to Read
Reading for Meaning
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