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Making Predictions with Pictures for Using Evidence and Prior Knowledge
The ability to make predictions based on evidence and prior knowledge is a key comprehension skill, critical to understanding both fiction and non-fiction texts. This set of 60 pictures and accompanying questions will help you guide your students to develop the ability to make meaningful prediction

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Activating Prior Knowledge
The focus of this strategy is to teach students how to activate their prior knowledge to set the stage for reading for understanding. This is one of many interactive reading strategies created by Wise Guys that can be used right away in your classroom with your students. Each PowerPoint will hav
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Prior Knowledge Comprehension Center
This is a language arts center activity that features photographs for the skill of prior knowledge. The cards feature 1 picture with a prompt. The students will select a card, study the picture, read the questions and answer the questions from the card on the worksheets provided. Personal/Classro
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Activating Prior Knowledge Strategy Pack
This Reading Response Strategy Pack will help your students improve their comprehension by activating their prior knowledge and making connections to text they have previously read and their own experiences with specific examples from the text. This pack is great to use all year long for both ficti

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World History Pretest (to gain prior-knowledge) Grades 8-12 -Print and Digital
This 2-page pre-test can be given at the beginning of your secondary World History course. It includes 20 questions related to important 20th century historical events. Students are also asked to write a paragraph about why they think history is important to study. Not only will you gain prior knowl
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Using Prior Knowledge to Infer Reading Strategy PowerPoint
Teaching the reading strategy: Using Prior Knowledge to Infer The focus of this strategy is to teach students how use prior knowledge to infer and to improve understanding. This is one of many interactive reading strategies created by Wise Guys that can be used right away in your classroom with y
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Making Predictions Using Prior Knowledge - Set 1
Predicting Using Prior Knowledge These tasks cards were developed so that children can make predictions based on experiences they have either had themselves or have seen others doing. I realize that not all children have the same experiences, so I did my best to come up with scenarios that are “c
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6th Grade Prior Knowledge Exam
Give this 6th Grade Prior Knowledge Exam to your students the first week of school. Don't record the grade in your grade book, but instead use it to form your seating chart, create tutorial list and get to know the strengths and weaknesses of your students. Answer keys are included!
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Schema: Acitivating Our Prior Knowledge
I focus my reading instruction on a wonderful book called "Comprehension Connections". Based on this book, Tanny McGregor tells us that students should be effectively using reading strategies while reading. There are 7 major strategies: metacognition, schema, inferring, determining importance, que
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Entry Tickets for Teens: check prior knowledge
Test knowledge and understanding with these Entry Tickets Your students will really enjoy reflecting on their previous learning with these entry tickets into your lesson! It also allows you to quickly assess students and find any areas where students might need further assistance. These work for an
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PRIOR KNOWLEDGE or INFERENCE Task Cards for READING COMPREHENSION SKILLS
This set will improve reading and comprehension skills with an instructional poster or anchor chart explaining the concept of PRIOR KNOWLEDGE plus 24 Task Cards and a record sheet, Great independent activity for literacy centers. These tasks encourage high order thinking and connections as students
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Schema Activating Prior Knowledge
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This worksheet is a way to introduce your students to schema by activating their prior knowledge on a topic of your choice.
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"Of Plymouth Plantation"  Prior Knowledge PPT, Guided Reading, Essay
This powerpoint contains everything needed to teach "Of Plymouth Plantation" by William Bradford. There is a prior knowledge powerpoint about the Pilgrims and Puritans to build background knowledge. There are questions on the introduction found in Glencoe's American Literature to 1900 published in
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Digging Reading, Unit 2: Using Prior Knowledge and Making Inferences
This is the 2nd of 5 units in Digging Reading, a classroom curriculum for teaching reading comprehension strategies. Unit 2: Using Prior Knowledge and Making Inferences Unit 2 centers on Using Prior Knowledge and Making Inferences. During this 3-week unit, students progress from (1) identifying t
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3.OA Prior Knowledge Pretest
This 12 question pretest includes assessment, answer sheet and question-by-question analysis of each part of the 3.OA standard. It can be used as an end-of-unit check or a prior knowledge check before beginning 4.OA.
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Using Prior Knowledge to Understand PowerPoint
Using Prior Knowledge to Understand Teaching the reading strategy: Using Prior Knowledge to Understand The focus of this strategy is to help students use their prior knowledge to help understand text. This is one of many interactive reading strategies created by Wise Guys that can be used right
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Making Inferences Using Prior Knowledge and Context Clues
These tasks cards were developed so that children can make inferences based on experiences they have either had themselves, seen others do, or have read in books. These cards also embed the use of context clues (key words). I realize that not all children have the same experiences, so I did my bes
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7th Grade Prior Knowledge Exam
Give this 7th Grade Prior Knowledge Exam to your students the first week of school. Don't record the grade in your grade book, but instead use it to form your seating chart, create tutorial list and get to know the strengths and weaknesses of your students. Answer keys are included!
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8th Grade Prior Knowledge Exam
Give this 8th Grade Prior Knowledge Exam to your students the first week of school. Don't record the grade in your grade book, but instead use it to form your seating chart, create tutorial list and get to know the strengths and weaknesses of your students. Answer keys are included!
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First day of French class activity: assess prior knowledge
This is an energizing way to begin the school year and show level 1 students how much they already know about French language and culture! It is a small-group activity, organized similarly to the game Boggle, in that teams write as many answers as they can in the time allotted, but only receive poi
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Prior Knowledge Pretest on 3.NBT
This is a formative assessment that can be used at the end of 3rd or as a preassessment for prior knowledge skills to begin 4th grade (NBT). It also includes a breakdown data sheet for each standard within 3.NBT for ease of pulling small groups.
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Prior Knowledge Learning and Assessment Tools - Cool KWL Charts
KWL charts are a great resource to use at the start of a topic to establish how much the students know about a subject and what they want to find out. They can be revisited at the end of the topic to assess what the students have learned. Children love completing these charts - they are visual and
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Literacy Center #5 Activating Prior Knowledge No Prep
Literacy Center that focuses on Activating Prior Knowledge and is aligned with The Common Core : RL 1.4, 1.10, 2.4, 2.10, 3.4, 3.10. No Prep Just Print and is all ready to use. Center includes: 3 different Centers that focus on Activating Prior Knowledge Student and Teacher Direction Cards Small
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Building on Prior Knowledge
I created this worksheet to help students build on prior knowledge. It's kind of a mix of a KWL and a 3-2-1 worksheet. This is made to work only with non-fiction topics.
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