The objective of this strategy lesson is to teach students how to make inferences to help them comprehend text. Includes tips for preparation, step-by-steps for teaching the lesson, and ideas for teaching beyond the lesson!
This lesson meeting the following McREL benchmark:
Draws conclusions and makes inferences based on explicit and implicit information in texts.
Grades 3 - 6
Differentiation Tip: If it is difficult for students to put their inferences into words, ask them instead to draw a picture of what they think the text infers.