DATES I  USED THE FOLLOWING STRATEGIES

Scope and Sequence Tracking 

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Frontloading

 

 

Reading: Before reading, looking at titles, bold words, and pictures. Write a gist statement.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fix-Up Strategies

Metacognition: Think and read at the same time.“ I used a fix-up strategy when stuck.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Connecting

Connecting: I  built bridges between  myself and what I read; to other books I have read, and to the world

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Visualizing

Visualizing: I painted pictures in my mind as I read.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Questioning

Questioning: I recorded questions and answers before, during, and

after  reading.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Determining Importance

While I read, I determined which information was most Important to know.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Inferring

 I tried to make sense of words or phrases that I didn’t know as well as  made predictions Before, During, and After  reading.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Synthesizing

Synthesizing: Synthesizing is combining what you
already know (your SCHEMA) with new information to create new understanding.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thanks to:  Jessica Meacham at www.jmeacham.com for the ideas this chart is based on.