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Making Inferences

Ideas for teaching how to make inferences in the elementary classroom

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Making Inferences

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Inference Bags - write clues to go along with the bag. See if the kids can guess what's inside. Extend in reading notebook explaining their thinking.

The Blog: Inference Bags!

How many days to America- inferring anchor chart

INFERRING ... the fish from the Cat in the Hat

Welcome to Room 36!: dr. seuss and leprechauns


Inference Bags- bring in an object from home and write clues about it for students to guess

The Blog: Inference Bags!

Free Inferences Worksheets, Making Inferences Worksheets, Inference Activities, Inference Printables

Inference Activities - Have Fun Teaching

Inference Song

"After defining inferencing to my kiddos, I showed them my bag and began to pull out its contents. I explained that they were going to make inferences about me based on what was inside."

Use a Mystery Box to teach inferences.

The Inspired Apple: Mystery Box! {Inferencing Activity}

poem for teaching inferencing

Good way to explain to kids what inference is.

Babbling Abby: January 2011

check out the link on inferences to use

infer meanings



Making Inferences lesson

Lesson Plan SOS: Cooperative Group Learning: Making Inferences

inference skills game

StrongStart: What is it? A Guessing Game

Inferencing and Drawing Conclusions

Inferencing...Snowy Day Investigation!

Babbling Abby: January 2011

Lessons on Inferring (free poems to use too!)

Saylor's Log: Lessons on Inferencing

Using comics for inferences. Free Speech Therapy Download.

These are continents in a box. I love the idea that children can explore the continent (looking through pictures of places, animals, people, etc).


Life in 4B...: inferring

Inferring with No David

Inferring Ideas

Made In The Shade In 2nd Grade: January 2012

Entire Pinboard of Photographs to use when working on Inference!

Bottom of the Glass: January 2011