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Making inferences books, lessons, and freebies to help your primary students with this tricky skill!

Inferencing: There are little to know words spoken. What do you infer will happen?

Creating Readers and Writers: Spring Cleaning Blog Post... Anchor Chart Gallery

Creating Readers and Writers: Spring Cleaning

Make an inference/Provide a caption.

Using Pictures to teach Key Reading Skills

Teaching With a Mountain View: Tell Me a Story Tuesday

Inference - Anchor Chart

Story Elements Inference Task Cards. A set of 32 task cards for making inferences about story elements. There are two identical sets of cards: one set with guiding questions and one set without. Challenge your students to make inferences about story elements including setting, characters, problems, and solutions! $

Making inferences, not predictions. Love the distinction and the sentence stems to get the kids practicing!


Welcome to Room 36!: dr. seuss and leprechauns

Great Step-by-step anchor chart for citing evidence and making inferences.

MAKING INFERENCES USING PICTURES~ Students who struggle with text have difficulty getting a complete “picture” of what’s going on. One way to simplify instruction is to teach inferences using only picture clues. Pictures can be decoded more quickly and are accessible to all readers. Includes 14 worksheets and 2 assessments. Great introduction and practice making inferences! $

Teaching inference with pictures

Teaching With a Mountain View: Tell Me a Story Tuesday

Comprehension Strategy Posters (9 different strategies) - use with guided reading, read alouds, independent reading, etc. Students color when complete. $

Comprehension Strategy Posters for Fiction Books

FREEBIE! Showing Evidence Strips....These have great evidence stems to help your kiddos cite specific evidence in their written responses/discussions. Just print and cut down the middle.

Check out how my 2nd graders are inferring like crazy with these posters and simple text! I'm so excited! (video is just 8 it!)

"Into the Book is a reading comprehension resource for K-4 students and teachers. We focus on eight research-based strategies: Using Prior Knowledge, Making Connections, Questioning, Visualizing, Inferring, Summarizing, Evaluating and Synthesizing. Try the online interactive activities, or click below to find out how to get our engaging 15-minute video programs."

An entire pinboard dedicated to pictures that assist in teaching inference

Base Jumping Wallpapers

Making Inferences Activity Pack-includes lesson plan, graphic organizers, flash cards, and BINGO game! $

Common Core is all about evidence!! Standard One for all grades is all about showing the evidence!! This is a great Anchor Chart for Textual Evidence Sentence Starters--Need to use this in class ASAP

Textual Evidence « Kristi Hancock

Great books for teaching how to infer

Conversations in Literacy: Farmer Duck

Making Inferences from pictures

  • Dustin Manning

    I'm trying to find a common core standard that aligns with inferring. Would CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.3.1 fall under inferring?