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Learning Commons: Writing & Speech: Reading

Reading and Writing Resources


Woman reading book with annotation

Reading Skills

Annotating

You can practice your annotation skills by printing the blank document below and annotating it.  You can then compare it to the Sample Annotated Document.

Reading Comprehension Practice


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Read the excerpts of stories below and then check your reading comprehension by clicking on the interactive quiz beneath each story.

Story 1: The Last of the Mohicans

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Story 2: The Tenant of Wildfell Hall

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Story 3: Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Devil's Foot

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Story 4: Jack and Jill

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Story 5: Moby Dick