Reading Strategy for the Week

Predict

Why do we Predict?

  •  Gets our mind ready to read
  •  Gives us a purpose to read

When do we Predict?

  • Before and during reading

How do we Predict?

  • Think about title, look at cover and pictures
  • Think about the text structure
  • Use what you know
  • Ask questions ~ I wonder. . .,  Who is. . .,  Why is. . . .
  • Change your predictions as you read
  • Can be proven or not

Strategies by Judith Araujo.  Check out her blog for great information.

www.mrsjuditharaujo.com

 

Reading Strategy for the Week

Monitor/Clarify

Why do we Monitor/Clarify?

  • To make sense of our reading

When do we Monitor/Clarify?

  • When the reading no longer makes sense
  • When we are stuck on a word’s meaning

How do we Monitor/Clarify?

  • Reread all around the word or area in question.  Make substitutions, use picture clues
  • Use your schema, what you already know
  • Study the structure
  • Predict, infer, make connections, ask questions, summarize

Strategies by Judith Araujo.  Check out her blog for great information.

www.mrsjuditharaujo.com