Using metacognitive strategies students are able to truly dive into their reading material, and get the most out of their text! This 38 slide PowerPoint highlights questioning, inferencing, determining importance, making connections, visualizing, and synthesizing.
-Students meet the fictitious "Gilbert" who uses these strategies when he reads. This give students a reference throughout the year to compare their own use of strategies with.
-The lesson can be taught throughout a one week span concentrating on specific strategies a day, or the lesson can be done in shorter time to simply review strategies.
-Definitions of each are included, as well as examples. The lesson also provides chances for students to interact with one another through group discussion.
-This is your one stop lesson for all your student's reading strategy needs that is not only fun, but accessible to all learners.