On this page you will learnexternal image MI0573.JPG about SQRW.

SQRW is a strategy for talking notes and reading. SQRW stands for:

  • Survey
Survey is when you just look through a sheet of paper or a book quickly and find the main ideas of what it is all about. Read the title, summary, conclusion to get a better under standing of what it is about.
  • Question
Always keep a question in mind it will help you to understand more about the thing that you are reading from for example if the title of a story is "Ways to hurt someone badly" use the words who, what, when, where, what to understand more.
  • Read
Read the information on each heading to answer every questioned you asked yourself. While you are doing this activity you may need to change a question for it to be answered.
  • Write
Write the answers and the questions into a notebook reread it to make sure that it is contains all the important things.

This is the mind map of SQRW:


Learning styles

Auditory learner: Auditory learners learn better by listening, they can use this strength to communicate and understand others.

Visual Learner: Visual learners learn better by seeing and looking, they can use this strength to read questions or books for essays.

Tactile Learner: Tactile learners learn by moving around and use their sence of touch.



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