• Molly Radic, Reading Specialist
     
     
    Reading Strategy Suggestions
     
    Predict
    "What do you think you will read in your book tonight?"
    "What do you think the resolution to your story will be?"
    "How do you think the problem will be solved?"
     

    Clarify - Phonics

    "What chunks do you know?"
    "What does the word sound like when you put those chunks together?"
    "Did you reread the sentence to make sure it makes sense?"
     

    Clarify - Word Meaning or Clarify - Idea

    "Did you reread the sentence?"
    "Did you look at the picture clues?"
    "Have you thought about what you've read so far?"
    "Maybe you need to read to the next page."
     

    Question

    "Who are the characters in the story?"
    "Where does the story take place?"
    "What is the Problem in the story?"
    "Why do you think the characters did ___________?"
    "Why did/didn't you like your book?"
     

    Summarize

    "What have you read so far in your book?"
    "What was the main idea of what you have read tonight?"
    "Tell me the main thing that has happened in your story so far."
Last Modified on August 30, 2023