It's Valentine's Day and 16 single college students need your inferencing help! Can your students infer who is compatible and explain why using evidence?
Enter Cupid College where your students will use clues, vocabulary knowledge and inferencing to help 16 single college kids find their valentines. As your students carefully read 16 social media profiles, they will also build important language skills including oral expression, predicting, deductive reasoning, problem solving, answering WH questions and critical thinking.
This special Valentine Edition of the Infer & Explain Series includes:
★ Letter to your students from the President of Cupid College
★ 16 Social Media College Profiles (color and black/white versions)
★ Visual Inferencing Match Making Diagram
★ Infer & Explain Chart for listing evidence supporting why each couple is well-matched.
★ 8 Compare & Contrast Couple Sheets with Venn Diagram
★ Narrative Prompts
★ Making Predictions Planning Chart (i.e. first date details, Valentine gift and supporting evidence for choices).
Your students will build oral language skills as they answer WH questions to explain their reasoning on a variety of recording sheets.
Specific Skills Targeted Include:
★ Why Questions
★ Comparing and Contrasting
★ Oral Language
★ Narrative Language
Due to the realistic illustrations embedded throughout this highly visual resource, it is appropriate for a wide-age range of students.
This resource can be used in small group instruction or as a whole class lesson. This motivating packet is designed to stimulate discussions that synthesize background knowledge as well as new information acquired through text and visual clues.
This no prep resource has everything you need to make inferencing practice motivating and memorable for your students!
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