What Do Good Readers Do?


Percolate !


1. They predict.

2. They reread if they don't understand.

3. They imagine they are in the story.

4. They visualize scenes from the book.

5. They skip unknown words, then go back.

6. They stay focused and "in the zone."

7. They know what's going on.

8. They make connections.

9. They read books at their level.

10. They pause when it's appropriate.

11. They recall by giving key details.

12. They read sequels to books they like.

13. They stick to a book until it's finished.

14. They go back to previous chapters for information.