Reading Success Center Resources
The Reading Success Center is making the most requested forms available online for students and faculty members. All forms are presented in the PDF or DOC format and may require additional software on your computer to view. Some forms are also PDF forms so you can fill them out easily on your computer without the need to print them out.
English & ESL Placement Test Tutoring
The Reading Success Center now offers free tutoring for the English and ESL Placement Test! Practice before your 1st and/or 2nd attempt to increase your score for a faster graduation!
Assignment/Homework Help/Test prep
The staff will assist in any reading-related assignments.
RFU and DRP prep
The Center provides sample Reading for Understanding (RFU) test and the Reading Assessment Test (DRP), as well as test-taking strategies.
The staff will provide instruction and guidance to how to navigate any text, whether it is an article, essay, textbook, etc.
The staff will assist in building vocabulary through exercises.
The staff will assist in building reading comprehension through exercises.
Throughout the semester, the Center will host workshops that help students better understand their reading and themselves.
The Center provides a place for students who need to take a test outside of their classroom. This service is provided by appointment only.
Plus more! Just ask.
If there is anything reading-related that needs improving on, let the staff know, and they will be happy to assist.
With this program, a student can create a concept map and turn it into an outline, or vice versa. Inspiration also converts the work done on the program into a PowerPoint presentation, Word document, or a PDF.
This website creates online vocabulary flashcards based on a person’s level.
This site provides reading, vocabulary, grammar, and punctuation exercises.
Total Reader has a wide-range of readings, and tests students on those readings. This helps with vocabulary and reading comprehension improvement. This may be purchased online or at the ECC Library.
This is an online dictionary that provides easy-to-understand definitions.
This site allows students to create flashcards and notes online, track their progress, and test themselves. It can also be downloaded as a mobile ap.
This is an online dictionary and thesaurus.
This site will help students with their typing skills.
This site provides tools for second-language students, such as pronouncing words, translating, keyboard help, and many more
Reading Success Center Documents
15 Easy Ways to Increase
Strategies for Answering
How to Comprehend
Tips for Improving Vocabulary