Instructional Resource Page

BEFORE READING...
 
Make predictions:
*Read the title, study the pictures, and determine the genre of the text.
*Set your purpose for reading.
 
 
DURING READING...
 
What do you do when you come to a word you don't know?
 
*Sound it out.
*Look at the pictures for clues.
*Read on, then reread the sentence. Fill in a work that makes sense and sounds right.
*Chunk it.
*Think of a word you know that looks like the word.
 
Monitoring/Clarifying Strategies:
 
Ask yourself:
Does it look right?
Does it sound right?
Does it make sense?
 
 
Predict what will happen next.
Verify if your predictions are correct or incorrect.
 
AFTER READING...
 
*Summarize the text.
*Reflect on the theme/message the author conveys.