Making Inferences- Activities and Lesson Ideas teaching students to make inferences

Teaching Inferences (With Free Mini Lesson)

Making Inferences- Activities and Lesson Ideas teaching students to make inferences. This is a great idea to help students with making inferences. I can use this in Social Studies with several books.

To make an inference, a student must make a logical connection between two or more ideas in a text. She needs to "read between the lines." And research shows if a student can make inferences with pictures, comics or videos, she can make them with words.

Teacher Tip: Use Animated Videos to Help Your Child Learn to Make Inferences

Making inferences is a critical reading skill that many students with learning and attention issues struggle with.

My students love using pictures to learn their reading skills!

Using Pictures to Teach Reading and Writing Skills

I like the format. Modify to make it a bit more advanced. Nice intro activity for teaching a skill.

Inference Anchor Chart - Mini Anchor Charts are a great addition to your interactive reading notebook

Reading Strategies Mini Anchor Charts

This helps me better understand what inferences are!

Differences between Inference and Prediction. Excellent to use when introducing inferences. Students can tell what they know about predictions, and then learn about how inferenceing is different.

Anchor chart-Making Inferences not Predictions. Great anchor chart to illustrate the difference between inferences-prediction. Have the students refer to it, and copy it their journals.

This blog post will take you through a step-by-step method to teach inference to your upper elementary students.  It uses a stop light strategy.  A free download of inference charts are included!  They can be used with any text.

How to Teach Inference

How to Teach Inference - Rockin Resources

Free Printables to Use with Animated Shorts (Inference)

Using Animated Shorts to Teach Inference

Free Printables to Use with Animated Shorts (Inference)

Braxton - Animated Short Film By Brad Warren  For teaching inferences.  Something that kids can relate to!

Teaching kids to infer, short film, no words: Braxton - Animated Short Film By Brad Warren For teaching inferences. Something that kids can relate to!

Making Inferences Case File: students work in cooperative groups to make inferences over the book or passage inside. Rotate the case file each day throughout the unit for students to gain exposure to different texts.

This would be a great alternate activity to assessment through worksheets! Making inferences is a skill discussed by Anderson et al. in their article, as it relates to drawing on prior knowledge and the schemata that readers possess before they read.

Challenge your first and second grade math students with this FREE set of one dozen riddle cards for the numbers 1-120. This new set addresses early addition and subtraction, comparing numbers, place value, and basic coin knowledge, and is great as a supplement to 120 Riddles Set 1.  What a fun way to review math vocabulary and skills while you also model inferring and drawing conclusions! http://primaryinspiration.blogspot.com/2017/01/120-new-math-riddles-and-sample-too.html

Challenge your first and second grade math students with this FREE set of one dozen riddle cards for the numbers This new set addresses early addition and subtraction, comparing numbers, place value, and basic coin knowledge, and is great as a supp

TGIF! - Thank God It's First Grade!: Making Inferences Lessons and some FREEBIES!

Making Inferences Lessons and some FREEBIES!

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More Incredible Inferences - part of a lesson from the Florida Center for Reading Research (RL.4.1)

More Incredible Inferences - part of a lesson from the Florida Center for…

My CT uses these posters a lot when the kids are writing about their reading during reading workshop. They do base their writing on these inferences their drawing from the text they're reading about. They're offered to make predictions, as well as suggest wonderings with these starters.

Inferring From Photo Prompts

My CT uses these posters a lot when the kids are writing about their reading during reading workshop. They do base their writing on these inferences their drawing from the text they're reading about.

Funky in Fourth: Making Inferences with a Movie Short

Great for data analysis questions.

Hello Literacy: Observing, Describing & Inferring with {Picture of the Day}: Reading Photos "Closely"

"Reading" pictures as reading comprehension practice. Observations and inferences.

Inference:  It's In the Bag Reading GAME.  Perfect for inferring reading comprehension skills, test prep, and intervention RTI groups.  TeacherKarma.com

Inference Activity ~ Hands-on ~ Reading Comprehension ~ INFER: It's in the BAG

A link to Teachers Pay Teachers activity HERE! A hands-on lesson to enhance reading comprehension through inference skills.

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