Overview1. Getting into a Textbook State of Mind. 2. More on Words and Meanings. 3. Understanding Sentence Relationships. 4. Identifying Topics, Main Ideas, and Topic Sentences. 5. Working Together: Topic Sentences adn Supporting Details 6. Drawing Inferences About Implied Main Ideas 7. Recognizing Patterns of Organization 8. Mixing and Matching Organizational Patterns 9. Analyzing Arguments. Combining Your Skills.