Develop students’ comprehension skills with meaningful reading and writing exercises designed to challenge and guide students toward the mastery of targeted strategies. This book includes eight Comprehension Activities sub-sections, each focusing on a specific comprehension skill:
- finding main ideas
- noting details
- using context clues
- identifying facts and opinions
- finding cause and effect
- making inferences
- predicting outcomes
The Strategies in Writing section provides students with the opportunity to identify and practice the same comprehension skills but in an open-ended, short-answer format.Correlated to the Common Core State Standards.
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