Survey of Reading Habits Among Students - (H32)

Please answe the survey questions to the best of your ability. Thank you.

Name


  1. When reading a comprehension passage, what do you do when you first cannot understand what you read?


  1. If the answer cannot be found in the text, what steps can you take to get the answer?


  1. Do you see pictures or images in your mind when you read?
    Always
    Usually
    Sometimes
    Seldom
    Never


  1. Do you ever imagine yourself in the situation you are reading?
    Always
    Usually
    Sometimes
    Seldom
    Never


  1. How does reading widely help you in English?


  1. What kind of books do you enjoy reading most? Rate the following (1 - never; 2 - seldom; 3 - sometimes; 4 - often; 5 - always

          1 2 3 4 5    
      Fiction - Adventure   
      Fiction - Mystery   
      Fiction - Science Fiction   
      Fiction - Fantasy   
      Fiction - Romance   
      Fiction - Historical   
      Fiction - Coming of age (teenager growing up)   
      Fiction - Comedy   
      Fiction - Horror   
      Non-fiction - Biography & Memoirs   
      Non-fiction - History   
      Non-fiction - Specialised Academic Subjects   
      Non-fiction - Current Afairs and Social Issues   
      Non-fiction - Self-help/ Personal Development   
      Non-fiction - General Knowledge   
      Non-fiction - Religion and Spiritual matters   
      Non-fiction - Professional and Technical   
      Non-fiction - Sports   
      Non-fiction - Hobbies   
      Non-fiction - Travel   
      Others   


  1. If your answer includes 'others', please specify below, and indicate the rating.


  1. Which articles, reports and/or sections in the newspapers (any language) do you read most often? RAte according to: 1 - never; 2 - seldom; 3 - sometimes; 4 - usually; 5 - always

          1 2 3 4 5    
      Front Page News   
      World News   
      Asian News   
      Local News   
      General and Self-Improvement   
      Sports   
      Arts and Fashion   
      Hobbies/ Recreation   
      Entertainment (music, movies, etc.)   
      Reports on crimes   
      Reports on social events   
      Politics, Current Affairs, Social Matters   
      Money and Business   
      Technology and Science   
      Commentary and Analysis   
      Letters to the Editor   
      Editorial   
      Advertisements   
      Practical Information (Events, movies, TV programmes, etc)   
      Others   


  1. If your answer includes 'others', please specify below, and indicate the rating.


  1. What magazines (any language) do you read most? (Give title(s))


  1. Which articles in the magazines do you read most often?





Literature instructor
Geylang Methodist Secondary School