Over 230 sold and counting! 25 pages of what you need to teach Making Inferences--including an original song! Includes a detailed lesson plan, overhead pages with examples and practice, fiction and non-fiction passages for practice and assessment, a graphic organizer and 20 practice "task cards" for center or do-now work. Note: Passages are more than just short paragraphs! There are original stories and articles.
4 different reading passages--2 fiction and 2 non-fiction make this a pack you can use over many days. The practice cards can be used as follow-up any time during the year.
Page 1: Cover page
Page 2: Detailed lesson plan (with Common Core Standards)
Page 3: Original song--sung to the tune of "My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean". A fun way to teach your students about how to make inferences!
Pages 4-6: Overheads (or handouts) that explain how to make an inference, combining info from the text with prior knowledge. 2 pages of guided practice to get your students ready for independent work.
Pages 7-8: Fiction Passage Practice pages (6 questions--multiple choice and open-ended responses)
Pages 9-10: Fiction Passage Assessment pages (6 questions--multiple choice and open-ended responses)
Pages 11-12: Non-Fiction Passage Practice pages (5 questions--multiple choice and open-ended responses)
Pages 13-14: Non-Fiction Passage Assessment pages (5 questions--multiple choice and open-ended responses)
Page 15: Answer Key for Fiction and Non-Fiction Pages
Page 16: Making Inferences Graphic Organizer
Page 17: Explanation/How to Use the Inference Practice Cards
Pages 18-22: 20 Inference Practice Cards
Page 23-24: Inference Practice Cards Recording Sheet
Page 25: Inference Practice Cards Answer Key