Reading Comprehension: Background Knowledge

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2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
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Reading Comprehension Literacy Center, Reading Comprehension, Background Knowledge

This Reading Comprehension resource includes practice work in understanding how background knowledge helps readers better understand a text, including:

1. What I Know About the Settings
2. What I Know About the Characters
3. What I Know About the Events
4. What I Know About the Facts
5. Connecting Background to New Learning
6. What I Know About the Topics
7. My Background with Vocabulary Words
8. Personal Connections
9. Illustrating My Prior Knowledge
10. My Mind Map
11.Prior Knowledge Quiz
12. Comparing My Background to Characters
13. Comparing My Setting to the Text
14. Comparing My Problems to the Text
15. Telling Stories About My Background Knowledge
16. Evaluating My Background Knowledge
17. Thinking How My Background Helps Me Read
18. My Best Background Knowledge
19. Background Knowledge and My Perspective
20. How My Background Knowledge Changes

These pages are great for big kids to practice using background knowledge to better understand what they are reading.


This resource is appropriate for grades 2-6.

The printable pages in this resource can be used in several ways, including:

* As daily morning work to review comprehension skills

* During guided reading small groups

* During independent reading time or centers

* To work with partners and small groups

* As an assessment for teachers to monitor students’ reading abilities

* As homework review sheets

* As a quick and fun 10 minute time filler.

* As ‘when you’re finished’ additional work for students
To use with substitute teachers


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CLICK THE LINKS TO SEE EACH SET:


Reading Comprehension: Questioning


Reading Comprehension: Synthesizing


Reading Comprehension: Cause and Effect


Reading Comprehension: Metacognition


Reading Comprehension: Inferring


Reading Comprehension: Compare and Contrast


Reading Comprehension: Summarizing


Reading Comprehension: Analyzing


Reading Comprehension: Judging


Reading Comprehension: Making Connections


Reading Comprehension: Predicting


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Copyright © 2015 Jen Bengel
All rights reserved by author.
Permission to copy for single classroom use only.
Electronic distribution limited to single classroom use only.
Not for public display.
Total Pages
22
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N/A
Teaching Duration
Lifelong Tool

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Reading Comprehension: Background Knowledge
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Reading Comprehension: Background Knowledge
Reading Comprehension: Background Knowledge