In this slide presentation, students make inferences to solve riddles.
The PowerPoint presents twenty-one riddles about activities that kids like to do for fun. Who, What, When, Where, Why, and How clues are provided to lead students to make the correct inference and solve each riddle.
To make the guessing more fun, the clues are each presented on a new slide, one by one. The PowerPoint is a colorful and fun activity, and with twenty-one riddles, the students get lots of practice making inferences while they enjoy solving the puzzles.
Making inferences is an important reading comprehension skill that is part of so many reading activities, and it supports reading standards for literature and informational text.
For inference task cards, see: Inference Task Cards - Thinking Caps.
For additional reading skill resources, see: Reading Skills.
From Classroom in the Middle