Cambridge English: Advanced – Reading & Use of English paper This webinar is for teachers preparing students for the Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) exam. The focus of this session is on the Reading tasks in the Reading and Use of English paper. We will explore which reading skills are required at this level and how we can help students improve their reading skills and reading speed. Teachers will come away with practical ideas for the classroom, including short, ready-made activities as well as ideas for longer reading projects. Presenter - Jacqueline Douglas, Cambridge English Consultant Link to slides - http://assets.cambridgeenglish.org/webinars/advanced-improving-reading-skills-003-you-tube.pdf [...]
TOEFL Speed Reading Test: 200 Words Per Minute (Exercise) http://www.bettertoeflscores.com This TOEFL speed reading test was designed by Michael Buckhoff, the founder and materials writer for the 7 Step System to Pass the TOEFL iBT. To succeed on the TOEFL iBT, it is recommended that you improve your reading speed to at least 250 words per minute with 60%-80% accuracy. To take the comprehension quiz, you will need to join Michael's TOEFL service by clicking on the link posted in this message.
IELTS Reading - Skimming and Scanning Video lessons are becoming more popular and more in demand in 21st century education. Here is a sample of once such video, this one giving tips and strategies on how to prepare for the reading section of the IELTS Exam.