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Reflections of L1 reading comprehension skills in university academic grades for an undergraduate translation programme
(Taylor and Francis Ltd., 2019)
Concerns about poor L1 reading skills in undergraduate students have been expressed in several contexts. These skills form a basis for building robust L2 reading comprehension skills, vital for translators. This study, ...
Metalinguistic skills, reading and reading comprehension performance of students of the 5th grade.
(Elsevier B.V., 2015-01-01)
This study aimed to characterize the performance of students from 5th grade on metalinguistic skills (PROHMELE), reading and reading comprehension tests. 29 students of public school, both genders, between eight to ten ...
Impact of Bridging Strategy and Feeling of Knowing Judgments on Reading Comprehension Using COMPRENDE: an Educational Technology
(Springer New York LLC, 2019)
The main purpose of the present investigation was to explore the effects of a newly-developed educational technology, COMPRENDE, on adolescents’ (N = 85) reading comprehension. More specifically, we explored whether exposure ...
Practice of skills for reading comprehension in large classrooms by using a mobile collaborative support and microblogging
Reading comprehension is essential for students, because it is a predictor of their academic or professional success, however, it is challenging for many students, even more if they are part of large classrooms. This paper ...
Relação entre Fluência e Compreensão Leitora em Escolares com Dificuldades de Aprendizagem
(Instituto de Psicologia, Universidade de Brasília, 2017)
ABSTRACT The capacity to read and comprehending text is essential in our daily life and in the educational context. Considering this aspect the objective of this study was to compare fluency and reading comprehension of ...