USING THE THIEVES READING STRATEGY: (Making sense of difficult textbooks.)

December 13, 2011

By Julie Baker

Many of us have a hard time understanding the textbooks we read.  Here is a quick way to "skim and scan" lengthy text while maximizing comprehension.  This strategy is often taught for students preparing for college entrance exams and other tests that have time limits.  It is simple, effective and I hope you find it helpful.