Are students thinking within the text, beyond the text or about the text? Start off close reading in your classroom using these guiding questions! Questions Stems, Language Art, Schools Stuff, Lessons Plans, Comprehen Questions, Reading Anchors Charts, Common Cores, Comprehension Questions, Classroom Ideas
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Generating Questions Lesson: Create anchor chart, discuss how asking questions while reading keeps us engaged in the story and betters our comprehension. Next, we take a quick picture walk through a big book story, give each child a large sticky note and tell them to write a question they had about the story based on the pictures. Encourage students to start with the phrase, “I wonder if…”
Comprehension Activity 1: This activity will help teachers and students assess how students understood what was read. This question web will be able to help develop questions, answer questions, and draw conclusions as to what they have read.
This is a helpful chart containing important questions to ask students about what they are reading. This aligns with the Common Core Language Arts Standard 3.RL.1 Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
Questions to ask about what we are reading....should add some critical literacy questions also Absolutely should add the critical thinking questions. Especially if schools use Accelerated Reader programs, students tend to have lots of books they have "read" but not a lot they can analyze or evaluate. this really hurts them in high school lit classes.