This is a quick lesson or review of context clues. It contains key points necessary to understand this strategy. The lesson also shows students how to “show their work” when answering these types of questions.
Strategy Boot Camp is intended for students who need a higher level of guidance to be successful on standardized testing. “Boot Camp” will give them a routine procedure to use each time they approach a standardized reading passage. Each strategy lesson helps students identify common questions types along with key points necessary to understand the strategy. Throughout “boot camp” students will learn quick ways to annotate their thoughts or “show their work.” This also helps the teacher identify each student’s weaknesses with just a quick glance at their work.
Strategy boot camp is also a great tool for reviewing prior to standardized testing!