There are steps to Primary Document success. Just remember to...
is for SCAN
- look over the document and pick out words that are unfamiliar to you.
is for LOOK UP
-unfamiliar words. This will help you interpret the document.
is for RE-READ
-make sure you understand everything in the document
is for PARAPHRASE
- After you have re-read the document, paraphrase, or put the document into your own words. You may write down interpretations as you read the document.
Continue this process until you are ready to begin answering the scaffolding questions. You will find that the more through you are with your initial analysis of the documents, the easier the scaffolding questions will be for you.
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