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Fix-up strategy print-out
Strategy: Monitor Comprehension
Proficient readers make extensive use of
fix-up strategies as they read.
Proficient readers do not proclaim: "I read it, but I didn't
They know that reading means you understand it.
who are good at
monitoring their comprehension know when they understand what they
read and when they do not.
monitoring instruction teaches
of what they do understand
what they do not understand
appropriate strategies to
resolve problems in
In order to
monitor comprehension readers use pen and paper to record details
they need to recall later.
brainstorming strategy can I use to
help me understand this text?
Strategies to use
Is there a
graphic organizer that can
help me organize the information?
Am I understanding what I am reading?
Can I write a brief summary of the
Can I use a
graphic organizer to help me understand this text?
______ Can I
retell parts of this story?