Keys to Comprehension is a multi-purpose tool for increasing reading engagement for book study, guided reading, or independent reading. Created by an experienced Reading Specialist. Comprehension is the purpose of reading and students MUST be engaged to comprehend information in text. Student don't need more strategies and long lessons; they need engagement with the text!!!
You don't need to buy a study guide for each book you teach in your classroom, This product can be used for all literature, biographies, and historical fiction and non-fiction. Simply select a new set of questions for each chapter and students fill in the organizer. This is a great time saver! It's easy enough that students can use it independently with about 2-3 minutes of instruction.
These comprehension keys are closely aligned with the Common Core State Standards and require evaluative thinking and extending of learning representative of Marzano’s Best Teaching Practices.
*an organizer to use as a bookmark with 5 chapter's worth of reader's responses,
*50 carefully crafted color-coded comprehension questions kept on a key-ring for easy access
*extra "keys" to write your own questions.
Engagement with text = comprehension. These keys can be used as task cards for partner or small group literature study, reader's response cards or activities, centers, whole groups literature study, reading intervention, and independent study.
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