Posted on 09/21/2020 at 12:24 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
Do you ever (or often) forget what you’ve read, as soon as you’ve read it?
Try speaking the words out loud rather than ingesting them silently.
That’s what a variety of studies on reading comprehension and retention, in readers of all ages, are beginning to suggest.
Reading out loud can carry other benefits beyond memory, too — learn what they are and why humans ended up mostly moving to silent reading in the BBC's article on the power of reading out loud.
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