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Making Text Connections PowerPoint Reading Comprehension CCSS

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This is a 17-slide PowerPoint Presentation on the Reading
Comprehension Strategy Making Text Connections. This is an extensive and thorough presentation that follows details the importance of making connections within and between text and other walks of life. My preview provides the entire PowerPoint so you will see what you are buying! Some of the headlines include:

> What Text Connections?
> How Will Connections Help?
> Activating Prior Knowledge
> Affective Connections
> Cognitive Connections
> Text-to-Text
> Text-to-Self
> Text-to-Media
> Text-to-World
> Making Connection Introductory Lead-ins

You can add to the slides if you want and specifically cater it to your students’ needs.
I also have another sale: MakingTextConnectionsUnitResources that includes -- A Mini-Lesson, a Handout, 2 Posters, and 24 unique Graphic Organizer all tailored to teaching students to Make Text Connections.

Please feel free to ask any questions—I will definitely respond to all inquiries in a timely fashion. Rate Me and Leave Feedback—Much Appreciated! Please, check out my other products and resources:
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Hopefully my products will help strengthen your lessons, help your students learn, and make your life easier. Thank you and enjoy! J.D. Whitaker

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Common Core Anchor Standards

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.1 Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.2 Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.3 Analyze how and why individuals, events, or ideas develop and interact over the course of a text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.W.2 Write informative/explanatory texts
to examine and convey complex ideas and information clearly and accurately through the effective selection, organization, and analysis of content.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.9 Analyze how two or more texts address similar themes or topics in order to build knowledge or to compare the approaches the authors take.
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On  April 10, 2013,  Mary L. said:
A bit difficult for my fifth graders, but I did help with understanding the concept of connections.
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On  December 20, 2012,  Lynsey W. said:
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Thank you so much. A have a free poster for making text connections and a mini lesson with graphic organizers if interested.
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On  September 13, 2013,  Buyer asked:
Hi James, I'm wondering if this PowerPoint set is editable? Thanks.
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On  September 13, 2013James Whitaker answered:
The PowerPoint is editable but not the Unit Resource. There are a lot if differentiated graphic organizers though so you wouldn't really need to edit. Feel free to customize the PPT to your needs. Good Luck!
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Making Text Connections PowerPoint Reading Comprehension CCSS