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  • 1 reading — /ree ding/, n. 1. the action or practice of a person who reads. 2. Speech. the oral interpretation of written language. 3. the interpretation given in the performance of a dramatic part, musical composition, etc.: an interesting reading of… …

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  • 2 reading — /ˈridɪŋ / (say reeding) noun 1. the action or practice of someone who reads. 2. ability to read; the oral interpretation of written language. 3. the rendering given to a dramatic part, musical composition, etc., by a particular person. 4. the… …

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  • 3 reading — read•ing [[t]ˈri dɪŋ[/t]] n. 1) the action or practice of a person who reads 2) cv the oral interpretation of written language 3) the interpretation given in the performance of a dramatic part, musical composition, etc 4) the extent to which a… …

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  • 4 Reading education — is the process by which individuals are taught to derive meaning from text.Government funded scientific research on reading and reading instruction began in the U.S. in the 1960s. In the 1970s and 1980s, researchers began publishing findings… …

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  • 5 READING — READING, family of British statesmen and lawyers. RUFUS DANIEL ISAACS (1860–1935), first marquess of Reading, British statesman, advocate and lord chief justice. Born in London into a family of fruit merchants, and a relative of the famous boxer… …

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  • 6 Reading Youth Orchestra — (RYO) is one of the oldest youth orchestras in Britain. It was formed in 1944 with just eleven members and has a history rooted strongly in the British Youth and Community Service. It is open to all young people in the general area of Reading in… …

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  • 7 Reading School — Motto Floreat Redingensis Established 1125 (refounded in 1486) Type Academy School Rel …

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  • 8 Reading Recovery — is a supplementary education program that aims to offer the lowest achieving first grade children an effective method of English language reading and writing instruction. The program was developed in the 1970s by New Zealand educator Dr. Marie… …

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  • 9 Reading (legislature) — Reading is a mechanism by which a bill is introduced to, and approved by, a legislature. Readings For more details on the United Kingdom system see Acts of Parliament in the United Kingdom#Stages of a bill First reading A first reading is when a… …

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  • 10 Reading to Kids — is a charitable organization that sponsors monthly reading clubs at inner city elementary schools with low literacy rates in Los Angeles, CA. The organization provides books and volunteers who read to the children; after each reading club the… …

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  • 11 Reading Borough Libraries — are responsible for public library provision in the English town of Reading, Berkshire.HistoryDespite the Public Libraries Act 1850 it was not until the 1870s that serious thought was given to the creation of a free public library in Reading.… …

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  • 12 Reading Abbey — • Abbey founded by Henry I in 1121 and located in Surrey, England Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Reading Abbey     Reading Abbey      …

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  • 13 Reading education in the United States — For other uses, see Reading (disambiguation). Part of a series on Reading …

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  • 14 Reading F.C. — Infobox Football club clubname = Reading current = fullname = Reading Football Club nickname = The Royals shortname = founded = 1871 ground = Madejski Stadium Reading capacity = 24,224 chairman = flagicon|England John Madejski mgrtitle = Manager… …

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  • 15 Reading Rockets — BBL team color1 = Red color2 = Black name = Reading Rockets imagesize = 120px sponsor = None league = EBL Division 1 established = 1997 history = Reading Rockets 1997 present arena = Rivermeade Leisure Complex location = Reading, Berkshire coach …

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  • 16 Reading, Berkshire — Reading   Town Borough   …

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  • 17 Reading and Leeds Festivals — infobox music festival music festival name = Reading and Leeds Festivals location = United Kingdom *Various as National Jazz Festival (1961–1970) *Reading (since 1971) *Leeds (since 1999) years active= 1961–present dates = August bank holiday… …

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  • 18 Reading workshop — Some educators, like Kathy Collins, believe that a balanced approach to literacy instruction offers a variety of ways for children to become well rounded and strong independent readers and writers. One of the many components of this framework is… …

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  • 19 Reading — /red ing/, n. 1. Rufus Daniel Isaacs, 1st Marquis of, 1860 1935, Lord Chief Justice of England 1913 21; viceroy of India 1921 26. 2. a city in Berkshire, in S England. 132,900. 3. a city in SE Pennsylvania. 78,686. 4. a town in E Massachusetts,… …

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  • 20 reading — n. 1 a the act or an instance of reading or perusing (the reading of the will). b matter to be read (have plenty of reading with me). c the specified quality of this (it made exciting reading). 2 (in comb.) used for reading (reading lamp; reading …

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