INFER AND DEDUCE 2 - PowerPoint and worksheets
ELA Teaching Resources: Infer and Deduce 2 is designed to help students learn how to develop inference and deduction skills when reading fiction and non-fiction texts. The PowerPoint uses images and texts to convey how writers use different ways in a text to communicate with the reader. This fully editable PowerPoint resource can be used as a starter activity, a standalone lesson or built into a bigger unit of work on wider reading, inference and deduction skills. The activities include:
1. What are inference and deduction skills?
2. The use of optical illusions to convey the concept of hidden meanings.
3. Illustrations and photographs designed to sharpen deduction skills.
4. An task using H.G. Wells's short story The Red Room to develop deduction skills.
For a preview of ELA Teaching Resources: Infer and Deduce 2 please click on the PowerPoint images.