Reading Comprehension Strategy Cards

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Grade Levels
3rd - 4th
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50 pages
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Are you looking for a resource that will help your students improve their reading comprehension? This reading strategies resource ring will do just that. There are 40 resource cards included that will remind students to use and implement all the great reading strategies and skills you have taught them.

What's Included?

This reading resource includes 40 Reading Reference Cards. You can print four cards on a vertical sheet of paper. Print on cardstock to give students a great reading resource.

Resource Card Titles:

  • Ask & Answer Questions
  • Author’s Purpose
  • Background Knowledge
  • Backup & Reread
  • Cause & Effect
  • Character Analysis
  • Close Reading
  • Compare & Contrast
  • Context Clues
  • Determine Importance
  • Drawing Conclusions
  • Fact & Opinion
  • Figurative Language
  • Finding Theme
  • Genres
  • List of Common Themes
  • Main Idea & Details
  • Making Inferences
  • Making Connections
  • Making Predictions
  • Metacognition
  • Monitor Comprehension
  • Point of View
  • Plot Structure
  • QAR
  • Reading is Thinking
  • Reading with Stamina
  • Retell Vs. Summarize
  • Sequencing
  • SQ3R
  • Stop-and-Jot
  • Summarize
  • Synthesizing
  • Text Structure
  • Thick vs. Thin Questions
  • Use Text Evidence
  • Visualization
  • W Questions
  • Where is Your Thinking

Suggested Uses:

  • Create a few class rings to include at your reading station.
  • Print the cards and place them on your reading strategy wall.
  • Give each student their own Reading Strategies Resource Ring to include in their independent reading folder.
  • Use during reading conferences and small group instruction.


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Total Pages
50 pages
Answer Key
Does not apply
Teaching Duration
1 Year
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
Describe characters in a story (e.g., their traits, motivations, or feelings) and explain how their actions contribute to the sequence of events.
Describe in depth a character, setting, or event in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in the text (e.g., a character’s thoughts, words, or actions).
Make connections between the text of a story or drama and a visual or oral presentation of the text, identifying where each version reflects specific descriptions and directions in the text.
Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.


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