This resource includes 11 Comprehension Pals to support eleven main comprehension strategies that are utilized in reading. Each Pal has a job that corresponds with a reading skill.
Comprehension Pals can be used to introduce students to new comprehension skills and reinforce past comprehension strategies. Each Pal comes with a companion worksheet to practice the comprehension skill.
The skills and careers included are listed below:
Making Connections --> Construction Worker
Retelling --> Reporter
Predictions --> Weatherman
Questioning --> Police Officer
Visualizing --> Artist
Determining Purpose --> Teacher
Fact and Opinion --> Detective
Compare and Contrast --> Scientist
Main Idea --> President
Inferences --> Doctor
Cause and Effect --> Judge