Today knowledge is an indispensable part of mankind’s growth. Reading books are the most significant division of it. It has different methods. First of all, the thing that comes to your mind is the word ‘Murder’. You might be thinking that ‘Murder’ is used for killing people, but actually ‘Murder’ here is a reading method so it is an operational method of reading. Murder is taken from six different words.
Detect and digest
Review and respond
Now for more information here is a transitory explanation:
Anyone who wants to read should be ready for it. It means he/she should have the enthusiasm to read and get information & he/ she should be able to keep the state. In order to be in that mood you need to pop in the discomposure. Reader should replace the negative thoughts with positive thoughts and enjoy using them. Reading in a client place, where there is nothing to disturb the reader can be helpful to pass this step.
In this step reader needs to comprehend deeply all he/she reads. Some of the readers do not get the text, they have to underline the parts which they did not understand in order to figure them out in next steps.
Using correctly the guidelines of interpretation, imagination & analyzing. Scientists such as: Goetz and Alexander (1992) believed that in this step learners are remembering what they learn, they can change them to key concepts by analyzing, interpretation and imagination power.
Detect & digest
In this step reader should refer to those parts of the text that he/she did not get and must re-read. Complicated rants should be classified into simple parts. Using valid dictionaries, encyclopedias, teachers and other sources are the most helpful ways that can help reader to solve his/her problems.
Reader should not disregard the points which did not understand or misunderstand. Readers must consider this essential point.
In this stage reader must enlarge his/her information about the title. Relating the information of the text reader read before to new information that helps him/her to pass the fifth step easier. Making questions about the title and answering them is important in this step. Students bounded up to this step are always ready for taking the test.
Review & respond
Most of the readers complain about forgetting what they read in a short time. The basic reason of forgetting content of the text is lack of revision. So obviously the solution is a deep and warily revision & information will be saved in reader`s mind. Thus the power of his/her memory will increase.
Source: ‘how to read effectively?’ from Persian book