Get your students thinking and speaking like critical thinkers. This easy-to-use booklet helps students support their reasoning using evidence based terms. Students ease their way into tackling crucial Common Core Standards and skills across multiple grades including:
- Making Inferences
- Supporting Evidence
- Making Connections
This resource includes:
A definition of each focus area. If students forget what a particular focus area means, they can flip right to the correct tab and refresh their memory with the short definition provided.
Mini anchor charts that are visually appealing and get directly to the point. Pictures, acronyms, and bullet points are visually appealing and excellent for scaffolding instruction.
Multiple think stems are provided for each focus. These easy to read sentences are perfect for even your struggling readers. The think stems can be used for both speaking and writing.
Small groups instruction
Support for Special Learners
Think, Pair, Share
Color and black and white printing options available.