Graphic Organizers for Reading Comprehension Skills & Reading Strategies

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Reading Comprehension Graphic Organizers with Language Support or Detachable Bookmark contain 40 different graphic organizers in two different formats for a total of 80 different options. These graphic organizers target specific reading comprehension skills and strategies for fiction and nonfiction standards and can be used with any book or piece of text.

Reading Comprehension can be difficult, but with these Reading Comprehension Graphic Organizers, students are supported via sentence frames and prerequisite vocabulary suggestions specific to the comprehension skill or strategy. Students will learn to discuss and write about text using high level academic language.

These reading comprehension graphic organizers are perfect for literacy centers, guided reading groups, reader's workshop, or whole group instruction. They align with Common Core Standards, but also go beyond by providing language scaffolds and differentiation for all learners.

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These reading comprehension graphic organizers are easy to print and go and are prefect for small group or whole group instruction.

The graphic organizers come in two formats:

(1) Graphic Organizer with Detachable Bookmark: This graphic organizer fills 3/4 of the page. The bookmark provides language support and can be cut off and used with other texts or books in the future.

(2) Graphic Organizer with Language Support: This graphic organizer has the language support right on the page and often provides extra room for written reflection or explanation using the academic language.

These graphic organizers can be used during small groups, literature circles, reading centers, reading stations, reading workshop, and whole group instruction

Use these graphic organizers with a variety of texts including: chapter books, picture books, reading series, stories, poems, plays/dramas, and read alouds.

These Reading Comprehension Graphic Organizers with Language Support are designed to be used with any book, story or piece of text and correlate with my
Reading Comprehension Posters
• Reading Comprehension Bookmarks
• Reading Comprehension Reference Rings

All four products work to support academic language development with literary and informational text.

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Included in the packet are 24 reading skills (some have multiple organizers):
Identify Main Idea & Details
Determine Author’s Purpose
Identify Cause & Effect
Classify & Categorize
Compare & Contrast
Draw Conclusions
Determine Fact & Opinion
Describe Figurative Language (& Examples of Figurative Language)
Identify Genre (& List of Popular Genres)
Describe Plot
Identify the Point of View
Make Predictions
Sequence Events
Describe Story Structure
Identify Explicit Information in Non-Fiction Text
Determine Theme
Summarize / Summarise*

7 Reading Strategies (some have multiple organizers):
Make Connections
Ask Questions
Make Inferences
Visualize / Visualise*
Determine Important Information
Monitor Comprehension
Understand Text Structure

Summarize / Summarise and Visualize / Visualise come in both American and British spellings. The pages are exactly the same, but the words are spelled differently.

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• Reading Comprehension Skills & Strategies Posters
• Fluency Strips for Odd Words and Phrases
• Dolch Sight Word Assessment
• Informational Writing Tools

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