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Underline or highlight the main idea or thesis

Underline or highlight the main idea or thesis

Locate the evidence

Locate the evidence

Circle the key ideas

Circle the key ideas

Write yes or no next to ideas you agree or disagree with

Write yes or no next to ideas you agree or disagree with

Go back to previous confusing passages that will likely be clearer after reading the rest of the passage

Go back to previous confusing passages that will likely be clearer after reading the rest of the passage

Use a dictionary to look up unfamiliar words

Use a dictionary to look up unfamiliar words

Ask yourself if your initial impression of the selection has changed

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