Close Reading • Text Dependent Questions • Rigorous Texts
With the advent of Common Core, we're hearing about these things more and more. But what does it boil down to for our students? The reality is that students need to be able to approach text that is above their level, and still comprehend it thoroughly.
This series of Close Reading Techniques will provide the tools you need for students to develop a powerhouse arsenal of strategies. And, they'll have fun doing it.
Inside you'll find:
—Common Core Connections (including standards met)
—Step-by-Step Student Friendly Directions for Predicting
—Emphasis on revisiting the text
—Emphasis on text supported predictions
—Two original short fiction texts written by a best selling author