Ever read something, glance away, and realize as your eyes return to the page that you have no memory of what you just read? You’re not alone. In these days of easy distraction and 140-character tweets, the art of reading comprehension can flounder. Lucikly, all it takes to up your reading game is a bit of structure.
The study guide below is designed to get you to focus and retain what you’re reading. Yes, it’s a little extra work but you may find that after you’re used the form for awhile, you naturally start asking yourself these questions and may not need to write everything down. Until then, get in the habit of jotting quick notes about what you’re reading. You’ll be amazed at how your retention skyrockets.