Revised for 2013! This file includes resources, lesson plans, and stories for teaching students how to infer character emotions and character trait...
Great for examples of real life inferences!
A quick read and perfect for modeling how to make inferences about a "broad" setting for the events
Nice for showing how readers combine background knowledge with text clues.
Tips for helping students to understand dialogue
Two letters at the end of the book invite readers to rethink the entire plot...Santa Calls by William Joyce
Questions to help students think about characters--can go way beyond just identifying character names!
Making Inferences - Ideas for using pictures and games - so much fun!
Lots of opportunities for inferences in this short picture book.
Short stories by Jean Craighead George; great for modeling the use of background knowledge to make inferences