How old is Kim in Skim?
All these concerns are explored in Mariko Tamaki’s graphic novel “Skim,” the story of 16-year-old Kimberly Keiko Cameron, known as “Skim” to her classmates.
What is Skim the graphic novel about?
“Skim” is Kimberly Keiko Cameron, a not-slim, would-be Wiccan goth who goes to a private girls’ school in the early ’90s. When her classmate Katie Matthews is dumped by her boyfriend, who then kills himself — possibly because he’s (maybe) gay — the entire school goes into mourning overdrive.
What kind of reading is skimming?
Skimming and scanning are reading techniques that use rapid eye movement and keywords to move quickly through text for slightly different purposes. Skimming is reading rapidly in order to get a general overview of the material. Scanning is reading rapidly in order to find specific facts.
What is skimming a text?
Skimming refers to looking only for the general or main ideas, and works best with non-fiction (or factual) material. With skimming, your overall understanding is reduced because you don’t read everything. You read only what is important to your purpose.
How to Skim a Passage? Skimming with example – YouTube
Sabrina Carpenter – Skin – YouTube
Skim and Slim Portions of a Novel – YouTube