your brain ready!
★ What do I already know?
★ Does this remind me of something?
★ What questions do I have?
★ What do I predict is going to happen?
★ What can I preview before I read?
(Titles, pictures, graphs, etc.)
can I do to HELP me understand and remember what I read?
★ Use strategies to solve hard words.
★ Keep notes.
★ Picture it in your mind.
★ Don't accept nonsense.
★ Stop every so often and check your
understanding (mini summary).
★ Read between the lines.
★ Search for connections
- text to text
- text to self
- text to world
★ Ask yourself questions.
★ ★Ask someone else if all other strategies
have I learned, how do I feel, and what do I understand after
(Final review and evaluation)
★ Talk about it with someone else.
★ Write or give a response on your
opinions and feelings.
★ Write or give a summary.
★ Re-visit your original questions
and see if you found the answers you were looking for.
★ Go back to your first predictions
and see if you were on the right track or not.
★ Come up with more questions.