SQ3R Reading Technique

SQ3R Reading Technique

Author: Kristina Jacobs

To teach learners to use the SQ3R reading technique in order to improve reading attention and recall.

This packet goes over the SQ3R reading technique.

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Are you reading on auto pilot or falling asleep while reading? Try the SQ3R reading technique!

Sleeping with book open

SQ3R Reading Technique to Improve Attention and Recall

This PowerPoint slide show goes over the steps for using the SQ3R reading technique to improve attention and recall of reading.

Source: Kristina Blasen, University of Minnesota Student Academic Success Center (SASS)