Now that you have learned several new reading skills, it is time to reflect on your own personal growth this semester. For this assignment, you will write a summary reflection on the reading skills related to the course. Explain how the reading lessons have benefited your overall learning experience as a first-semester student. Be sure to discuss the following in your paper.
How did this course enhance your reading skills and your attitude towards reading?
In general, how do you feel about reading? Is it a task that you dread? Do you feel this is the place you really shine?
Reflect on at least five reading skills you thought were most interesting and beneficial to your learning. Describe the five skills.
Do you think you are a better reading before entering the course? Do you feel confident or think you need more practice?
Reading books in our spare time used to be one of our leisure pursuits whether home-based or public. Recent innovations have lead normal reading to new technological heights. One example is the kindle where people can read their favourite books with just a few push of the buttons. The Kindle has the potential to store up to more than 300,000 books and can easily be accessed. The Kindle has many advantages as well as disadvantages. The advantages are: It’s very useful for short and long range trips You can send any files via the kindle email Its portable and light You can read almost any book at any time You can get an on-line dictionary The disadvantages are: It has limited research abilities No internet connectivity abroad Limited memory expansion Battery is quite heavy Could be vulnerable to break Doesn’t have the real feel of book (depends on personal tastes) There are many other advantages and disadvantages but what makes this product a success is because of its unique qualities. It has already shown progress in its growth in the USA, UK and Europe. The chart shows the increase in kindle users in a course of a month. (Steve, 2009) Kindle has created a new technological innovation where they relate to many people across the world. They have already partnered up with the apple in building a new Kindle app for the iPhone and iTunes. ‘On March 3, 2009, Amazon.com launched an application entitled Kindle for iPhone in the App Store for iPhone and iPod Touch owners to read Kindle content.'(Wikipedia, 2009 )>GET ANSWER