Interested in moving your students towards meta-cognitive thinking during their independent reading time? Want them to dig deeper when making connections to and within the text? Then look no further!
Download this graphic organizer and use it as either a whole-class handout with a mentor text or as a station activity for an independent reading group. The chart will help support your students' process of making connects to the text from theirs lives and within the text.
- Clear, student-friendly and measurable objectives at the top of the page
- A thought cloud explaining how the skill on the worksheet will help the student read better
- Step-by-step directions (so these documents can be used for independent station work or workshop while teachers conference with students)
- Easy to complete graphic organizers that walk the students through the process of acquiring the reading skills
*Please note: All materials and intellectual ideas presented in this document are the property of Jamie Sauer from the "Sweet and Sauer Teacher" page. These documents may be photocopied for classroom use only after individual purchase. Editing and selling of this document is prohibited.