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Learning Object 

Name:  Reading Speed  Subject Area: Reading
Version: 1.0  Date Posted: 6/28/02 

Directions
Simulation
Experimental 
Keyword Search Results

Bird's-eye View
Feedback Form
User Comments

Directions:

Click the green button below.  This will take you to a speed reading display. You can adjust the time a line of the selection is displayed as well as the number of  words per line.  Change both settings until you find your reading comfort zone.  Your current reading speed is displayed in the text box at the right.  Click the restart button any time to start the selection from the beginning.

Simulation

Experimental

Were you most comfortable with a high number of words per line but a longer display time or with a low number of words per line but a shorter display time?

Keyword Search Results

Try the following search words at www.google.com (Be sure to include the quotation marks.):

                 

 

"tachistoscope"

"reading strategies"

"reading comprehension"

"learning to read"

"speed reading"

"study guide" "reading comprehension"

"Henry David Thoreau"

"Hope and the future for me are not in lawns" 

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