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.