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Curipod lesson about topic "reading strategies activate inference"

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1. Slide
120 seconds
Take a look at this ad. What is it about?
2. Word cloud
120 seconds
What elements did you use to create hipothesis about this text?
3. Slide
120 seconds
Now, observe this comic strip:
4. Open question
210 seconds
What are common characteristics of a comic strip?
5. Slide
60 seconds
Activating inference can help you become a better reader. Inference is sometimes referred to as 'reading between the lines'. Activating inference can help you understand a text more quickly.
Activating inference
6. Slide
60 seconds
Inference: The process of drawing conclusions based on evidence and reasoning. Prediction: An educated guess about what might happen next in a text or about its meaning, based on previous experiences.
Inference and prediction
7. Slide
60 seconds
Graphic elements: words in bold, images, illustrations...; Cognate words; Previous knowledge; Prediction and inference.
Reading strategies
8. Poll
60 seconds
What do you think is the best reading strategy to activate inference?
  • Visualizing what is being read
  • Making predictions or asking questions
  • Connecting to prior knowledge or experiences
  • Using context clues

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