Reading Toolkit: PreReading Minilesson: Browse Connect, Question BEFORE Reading

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Browse, Connect and Question (BCQ) is a prereading strategy that students can use to familiarize themselves with the text before reading.

This minilesson is part of the Reading Toolkit and would be a great supplement to a unit of study to launch reading workshop or monitoring comprehension.

Included in this product are:

  • A minilesson
  • Reader's Notebook insert printables
  • Student bookmarks

This minilesson, BCQ Strategy, would be a nice supplement to these products also available:

Launching Readers Workshop Unit of Study (more than 8 minilessons)

Launching Readers Workshop Mini Bundle of Reading Minilessons and Printables

Monitoring Comprehension Unit of Study

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