Understanding the difference between inference and prediction is one of classic challenges in literacy instruction, in addition to the difference between main idea and theme, mood and tone, and reading versus deep reading, and so on. Some of it is a mater of jargon. An argument could be made that, like main idea and theme, that distinguishing between the two is more trouble than it’s worth.
Making Inferences with Poetry - Free Download. This is a FANTASTIC resource. The responses are easy for the children to develop as there are so many text clues, and personal experiences they can call upon to provide a level 4 response.
21 Cool Anchor Charts To Teach Close-Reading Skills
Inference---The chart presented in this visual could be used for middle school grades. Students compare and contrast inferring what the texts says and what they personally infer what the text is saying.
Engage children creatively with this easy to use pdf download Instagram style, 'tech' mobile phone/tablet 'All About Me' first week back, art and writing activity. Children can learn more about themselves and their peers and teachers can get to know more about their new classroom individuals in an imaginative way.This activity invites students to cut out and make their own fold out booklet style art-phone, and then to complete the image making on the front cover and the written elements…