Maintain Yearlong Reading Bulletin Boards

Maintain Yearlong Reading Bulletin Boards

Before you begin teaching individual comprehension lessons, introduce students to the six ways readers infer: Readers retell/summarize the text. Readers determine the main idea(s). Readers visualize. Readers predict and question. Readers make connections across texts....
Use Movies to Introduce Comprehension

Use Movies to Introduce Comprehension

Use Movies to Introduce Comprehension Jul 25, 2016 | [Reading] To introduce the six comprehension strategies to students, you might consider reading different picture books, teaching the six comprehension songs, or you could use movie clips. After naming and defining...
Connect Comprehension Skills to Graphic Icons

Connect Comprehension Skills to Graphic Icons

We can help students understand the different ways that readers think by introducing and reinforcing each comprehension strategy with a visual icon. When students are able to connect an abstract idea to an object that is memorable and tangible, there’s a greater...