Annotation is a valuable skill for students to learn. In this lesson, review 8 helpful annotation strategies for students to use on any article or piece of reading. In addition, review the three text connections (text-to-self, text-to-text and text-to-world) to make meaning.
This activity is highly versatile and allows you to choose which article or reading you will focus on. By making the annotations part of the grade, students are held accountable and are encouraged to practice their annotation strategies.