This product helps to address the needs of the Common Core Informational Text Standard 1 in Grades 3-5.
RI.3.1 - Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis
RI.4.1 - Refer to details and examples explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.
RI.5.1 - Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.
Included you will find 8 thinking stem posters to use for modeling close reading utilizing text examples. Also included is a decorative page so that once modeled they can be displayed for student reference. Simply print and laminate - write on with permanent or wet erase markers. You will also get a page with all thinking stems on one page for a student handout.