Reading Techniques Skimming & Scanning
Skimming • Skimming or the fast reading in order to get the whole passage main idea. You don’t read the parts that are not relevant to your purpose
Scanning • Read more carefully in order to find the specific piece of information or detail. • You usually scan when you want to answer the question from reading.
Giving DefinitionThe way to explain the meaning or describe something new to the reader.
Basic knowledge1. Term/ name= name of new word 2. V.be = is, am, are, was, were3. Article= a, an, the4. Class = the bigger theme that the term belongs to5. Relative pronoun= who, which ,that6. Function = explain some specific detail
Term/ name + V.be + article + class+ relative pronoun + characteristic* Saturn is a planet which has a beautiful ring round it.* Flower is a part of plant which produce seeds.* Vet is a person who takes care of animal.
Class+ Relative Pronoun+ characteristic/ Function + V. be called+ Term/ Name* The planet which has a beautiful ring round it is called Saturn.* A part of plant which produces seeds is called flower.* A person who takes care of animal is called vet.
1. Someone who takes care of sick people is call a doctor.2. A kind of plant which is high in vitamin A. It usually grows in wet place. The turtle like to eat it. It’s morning glory.3. Jasminis a kind of Thai flower which is white and smells good.4. Agriculturist is someone who grow crops to the others. 5. Cows are the animals that are fed in the farm. They give milk to the farmer.6. Language that people around the world use to communicate each other is English.
Discussion- If you own a field, what kind of plant or tree that you want to grow in your field? Why?