See how I teach inferences using informational text as a key part of my reading comprehension instruction. A variety of teaching strategies you can use to help your students strengthen their inference skills.
TEACHING INFERENCE WITH POETRY~ This poem by Leslie Norris is great for teaching inference. Check out the post for more ideas! An online version of the poem is available on Google docs, search "Buying a Puppy poem."
Nonfiction Inferring ~ 11 Mini Passages Influential People
After creating the fiction packet (Making Inferences) , I wanted to expose my students to inferring with non-fiction. I chose 11 interesting and influential people and tried to write about them in a way my students could draw conclusions and make inferenc