Today we will be copying some notes that will be important to our understanding of the article “I Stand Here Ironing” by Tillie Olsen.
TOPIC: BECOMING AN ACTIVE READER.
Being an ACTIVE reader means being a CRITICAL reader. Being critical in this context does not mean criticizing for the sake of being argumentative. It means understanding how ideas have been arrived at, and evaluating their strengths and weaknesses. Here are some of the main features of critical reading.