4th – Comprehension Ideas

1. Background Knowledge/Schema
2. Predicting
3. Making Connections
4. Inferring
5. Visualizing
6. Questioning
7. Determining Importance
8. Clarifying and Self-Monitoring
9. Summarizing
10. Synthesizing

Reciprocal Teaching Ideas/Cards

Value of Teaching Comprehension video from Nell Duke
Informative/Explanatory Text Structures
Informative/Explanatory Text Features
Tool Kit
Comprehension Posters
Comprehension Fix-Up Strategies
Word Fix-Up Strategies
Informational Text Structures/Features
Narrative Text Structures
I Do It
You Do It
We Do It
Comprehension worksheets & Templates
Graphic Organizers
More Graphic Organizers