reading assignment


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Noun1.reading assignment - the reading of a passage assigned by the teacher
lesson - a task assigned for individual study; "he did the lesson for today"
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amp;nbsp;Though Charlie Brown always seemed to be of an indeterminate age, "War and Peace" being assigned as his Christmas break reading assignment seems heavy.
Like many Jewish day-school graduates, I first encountered the novel as a reading assignment in the eighth grade some 20 years ago.
One of the most useful aspects of the site is the ability to choose the Lexile level for a reading assignment.
The "muddiest point" requires students to post an item from the reading assignment that was challenging.
A traditional reading assignment that originated as a requirement in a nursing syllabus at any level of nursing education and training can be augmented by the use of material from free media sources.
Emma's junior year summer reading assignment is The Scarlet Letter, and she finds Hawthorne wordy, dull, and almost incomprehensible.
Due to the fact that the difficulty of school reading material has increased faster than their ability to read, they find themselves frustrated, and in turn give up on the reading assignment and associate the activity with failure.
Indeed, one could envision assigning a section of essays (that on "Constantine and the Power of the Cross," for instance) as an effective reading assignment in a graduate seminar.
For many tentative art students, this reading assignment can actually bring up their overall grade.
Students don't read textbooks - study after study has shown that, and even if a student completes a reading assignment, the text doesn't promote deep understanding and long-term retention.
More specifically, we designed a two-component treatment package which included instructions about an "attendance/submission contingency" and the contingency: only if students attended lecture and submitted hand-written notes for each day's reading assignment could they use their notes during a later test.
using Blackboard or Moodle) after completing a reading assignment and before coming to class.

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