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Jessica Ellis

Getting Started with Reading Practice

Today’s Tasks

Estimated time: 60 minutes

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  1. DO 1 Reading Practice Question, 10 min
  2. REVIEW Your practice session, 5 min
  3. WATCH Reading, Basic Strategies: Approaching Passages, 11 min
  4. WATCH Reading, Basic Strategies: Wrong Answers, 7 min
  5. FLASHCARDS English: Structure and Style, 14 min
  6. WATCH Reading, Question Type Strategies: Main Idea, 9 min
  7. WATCH Reading, Question Type Strategies: Meaning of Words, 4 min

About Tasks

  • DO tasks can be found in the Study tab of this app (Practice Questions).
  • For any question you get wrong, watch the video explanation (scroll down to see it).
  • REVIEW tasks can be found by clicking “End Practice and See Results”. Scroll down. Note your % Correct, Pace, Subject and Difficulty level (scroll to the left).
  • Write notes on areas of strength and weakness.
  • Go back to app and Watch relevant English lessons.
  • Click: End Practice and See Results. Scroll down. Note your % correct, pace, Subject and Difficulty level (scroll to the left).
  • WATCH tasks can be found in the Study tab (Video Lessons) of this app.
  • FLASHCARD tasks can be found in the Magoosh flashcard app. Download it here.
About Jessica Ellis

Jessica helps make the Magoosh products engaging and effective study tools. She has over eight years of experience in education and curriculum design having earned her BS in Science, Technology and International Affairs from Georgetown and her Master in Mind, Brain and Education from Harvard. When she is not thinking about product design, you will find her on the ski slopes!

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