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Making Inferences Task Cards and Google Slides Set 2 Reading Strategy

Rachel Lynette
Grade Levels
3rd - 6th, Homeschool
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Inference is such a tricky skill to master, but these 24 cards (and slides)

can help! Use them orally in small groups, or individually as a writing assignment at a literacy center. Another option is to use one card at a time with the entire class. Students can answer on notebook paper and track the cards they have completed on the included

Google Slides added October 2020

Recording Sheet. Alternatively, student Answer Sheets are provided. An Answer Key is also included. In addition, there is an inference poster, and a Challenge Card that can be used with any other card in the set to extend the activity. Blackline versions of the cards are included for printing on colored paper.


Contents of this set include:

  • Directions and Suggestions
  • 24 Task Cards - Color
  • 24 Task Cards - Blackline
  • 24 Google Slides (with text boxes)
  • Challenge Card and Cover Card
  • Student Answer Sheets
  • Answer Key
  • Inference Poster


Common Core Standards addressed in this set:

These cards are correlated with the following Common Core Standard for grades 4,5, and 6.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.1 Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.


More Inference:

Inference Set 1

Inference with Informational Text

Beginning Inference


About the Author

These passages were written by me, Rachel Lynette. I am a published author of over 120 nonfiction books for children on a variety of subjects, as well as several teacher resource books. I have written for publishers such as Harcourt, Thompson-Gale, Rosen, Children’s Press, Evan-Moor, Kagan, and several others. These passages reflect more than a decade of professional writing experience.

Copyright information:

Purchasing this product grants permission for use by one teacher in his or her own classroom. If you intend to share with others, please purchase an additional license.

Happy Teaching!

Rachel Lynette

Minds in Bloom

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12 (24 task cards) + black line versions
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.
Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.
Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.


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