Graduate Project Title

Reading Comprehension Learning Center

Document Type

Graduate Project

Date of Degree Completion

Summer 1987

Degree Name

Master of Education (MEd)



Committee Chair

Doris E. Jakubek

Second Committee Member

Calvin Greatsinger

Third Committee Member

Randy Wallace


The purpose of this project was the development of a reading comprehension learning center that reinforces comprehension skills at the literal, inferential, and evaluative levels, and which also provides practice with basic and sight vocabulary. The contents of this project included a review of the literature related to the topic, a description of objectives on which the cards were based, a description of the materials and methods used to construct the project, and an explanation of how to utilize the project in a primary classroom. Examples of the project including color photographs of the parts of the project that were unsuitable to present in printed form were also included. A summary with conclusions and recommendations closed this report.