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ABC/ Word Study Task Cards and Anchor Charts

First Grade Fresh: ABC/ Word Study Task Cards and Anchor Charts - anchor chart gives a definition of the word "inferences"- "figuring out something that wasn't completely explained in the story" and "using clues to make a good guess.

Short, engaging passages designed to help kids understand main idea and details.  ($)

Main Idea and Supporting Details - The First Set

Main Idea and Details ~ The First Set The concept of a main idea with supporting details can be tricky for young learners. These first grade reading

Making Inferences Role Play Activity   FREE download! Teaching making inferences is not always this fun!

Students with language difficulties struggle to make inferences and draw conclusions when faced with text in the classroom and on tests. Teach them that these skills are actually things that they do everyday whether it be eavesdropping on a big sister

Context Clues example...good idea for reading I.N. @Kristi Cequina

Context Clues example

Fearless in Author's Purpose, Context Clues, oh my! Pin includes various activities to teach graders about author's purpose (informative, persuasive, etc) as well as activities teaching students how to use context clues to find meaning.

Jennifer's Teaching Tools: Guided Reading...for those high readers!

Higher order thinking questions after reading - Jennifer's Teaching Tools: Guided Reading.for those high readers!

Lots of inferencing tips and free printables

The Florida Center for Reading Research made an inference game. It's second grade level, but could work for some older, language impaired students as well.

11 Ways to Master Multiplication!  Mastering Multiplication facts is such an important skill in elementary. If students can master the basics, all other math concepts are so much easier to learn. Check out these engaging, effective and fun ways to build strong foundational skills for future learning.

Mastering multiplication facts is such an important skill for grade students. As a former grade teacher, I fully understand how crippling it can be for students who struggle with basic multipl