This PowerPoint show includes three different types of inferring questions. Use each section individually or all sections together in one lesson. PowerPoint begins with a kid friendly definition of inference then continues with inferring questions with a colorful picture for each slide.
What happened here? What clues make you think that?
If you go to a Mexican restaurant, you can infer that…
Everyday after work Paul took his muddy boots off on the steps of the front porch. Alice would have a fit if the boots made it so far as the welcome mat. He then took off his dusty overalls and threw them into a plastic garbage bag; Alice left a new garbage bag tied to the porch railing for him every morning. On his way in the house, he dropped the garbage bag off at the washing machine and went straight up stairs to the shower as he was instructed. He would eat dinner with her after he was “presentable,” as Alice had often said.
1. What type of job does Paul have?
2. Describe Alice.
3. What relationship do Paul and Alice have?