Reading Critically

When Reading Critically, annotate and highlight to determine key ideas and concepts.

  •     Underline key words, phrases, issues
  •      Look up words you do not know
  •      Look for context clues
  •      Thesis vs. gist or the topic
  •      Point out pros and cons
  •      Verify sources
  •      Recognize Bias – on the part of the reader; bias on the part of the writer