Today Dr. David Rose discussed how the brain works when we read. I had no idea how our brains comprehend information. If we do not have the background knowledge of a word or theme in the text, we cannot comprehend. The parts of the brain that recognize faces also run mini-simulations in our brain when we are reading about a character.
We found an awesome tool to check the readability level of a text. It is called Readability-Score.com. If you copy and paste a text into the site, you will have a report analyzing the text structure, readability level, and grade level.
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