Making inferences is a skill that comes naturally to most students and they don t even realize how or why it helps them. Hamilton squidlegger is fearless in all things except bedtime.
Mentor texts for inferring i m joining my blogging buddy emily the reading tutor og for her mentor monday linky.
Mentor texts for inferencing. In the story the skunk a man notices that he is being followed after leaving his apartment in the city. However becoming an active reader that makes predictions and makes inferences isn t an easy task. I have researched and gathered some of my top mentor texts to teach comprehension strategies.
See more ideas about reading classroom 2nd grade reading reading workshop. Making inference mentor text 4. 4 mentor texts for teaching predictions inferences active readers are consonantly making predictions and inferences as they read.
This post shares my favorite inference mentor texts. I know it s wednesday but let s just pretend i m posting this on time. If you re looking for a fun and simple book with a few focal points for making inferences this is a great choice.
She came across an exhibit of clothing worn by the immigrants and was touched by the story of one piece of tattered clothing. It will take some bravery and new monster friends and soon hamilton will become totally fearless. The almost fearless hamilton squidlegger by timothy basil ering.
Author elvira woodruff was inspired to write the memory coat after a visit to ellis island immigration museum. See more ideas about picture book mentor texts childrens books. Use this mentor text picture book to practice inference with made up words.
Main idea summary context clues character traits setting plot cause and effect inference drawing conclusions predictions timeline of events generalizations fact and opinion connections author s. Teaching inference with mentor text. This week the topic is using mentor texts to teach the skill of making inferences.
If you wish to purchase the printables. Jan 15 2020 explore lisa dobrowolski s board inference mentor texts on pinterest. The printables and activities shown with each read aloud are optional but will help you teach the lesson and use the book the way i recommend.
After doing research elvira learned about the plight of russian jews coming. These texts can be used to teach skills such as. Kids can look at someone crying with a dropped ice cream cone on the ground next to them and know they are sad because their ice cream cone fell.
Jun 1 2016 explore christina foehl s board mentor texts inference on pinterest.