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Reading essentials [videorecording] / Films for the Humanities presentation ; Meridian Education Corporation and MotionMasters, Inc.

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Location: Fennell STACKS LB1050.45 .R429 2010
Barcode: 30731101138257
Status: Available

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 20 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Hamilton, NJ : Films Media Group ; c2010.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Becoming a better reader -- Tip 1: Reading environment -- Tip 2: Know your purpose -- Tip 3: Read selectively -- Tip 4: Prioritize -- Tip 5: Scan first -- Tip 6: Keep reading -- Tip 7: Stay focused -- Tip 8: Take notes -- Tip 9: Practice.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Producer and script writer, Diane Dimoff ; executive producers, Diana Sole Walko, Craig Claudin, Brad Kloza ; videographers, Doug Morris and Wesley Poole ; editors, Doug Morris and Ward Hiney.
Participant or Performer Note:
Host, Penny Sheppard.
Summary, etc.:
With simple methods for tackling an immense volume of content, this program helps students manage workplace reading tasks quickly and efficiently without overlooking important information.
System Details Note:
DVD player required.
Language Note:
Closed captioned.
Subject: Reading.
Reading comprehension.
Communication > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Communication > Study and teaching.
Genre: Instructional films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.