BYU Independent Study - Online Courses

Reading Comprehension

Part 1

READ 033

Paper Course

$ 163.00

Instructor: Sabrina Joy Watts
Credits: 0.50

Course Currently Unavailable


This reading comprehension course covers important pre-, during-, and after-reading techniques; it also includes a look at some of the most common feelings that are found in books and people. Students will read about pure happiness in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, loneliness in The Wizard of Oz, utter surprise in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, love in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, and much, much more as they explore 30 excerpts from great literature while learning about reading techniques. This is the first course in a two-part Reading Comprehension series (READ 033 and READ 035).

Course Content:

1. Happily Ever After
2. Fraidy Cat
3. Soooo Sad
4. Anger Management
5. Life is Full of Surprises
6. That's Embarrassing!
7. All Alone
8. Love is in the Air

Paper Courses:

Assignments for this course can be submitted online or by mail, email, or fax. If you do not have reliable internet access the optional course packet includes bubble sheets to be mailed.