Third and Fourth Grade

Students are still learning to use predictions as they read.  Here are some predicting question stems that will help as your child makes predictions at home.

1  I think this will be about _____ because . . .                                               2 I think _____ is going to happen next because…                                         3  I predict that . . . because . . .                                                                              4  _____ makes me think that _____ will happen.                                    5 I’m guessing this will be about __________ because . . .                      6  Since _____ happened, I think _____ will happen.                                7  My predictions were right/wrong because . . .