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how to teach predictions by using prior knowledge, ideas from the text, text features, and obvious foreshadowing clues

Dec 20, 2015 3:30am

  • English Language Arts
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    • Dec 30, 2015 11:49am

      Without sounding like an old Abbott and Costello routine, exactly, by using prior knowledge, ideas from the text, text features, and obvious foreshadowing clues.

      ericpollock@yahoo.com

      • Jan 5, 2016 6:37pm

        How about approaching this from cross curricular perspective? Integrate science into your ELA lesson. Have them read a science passage as well as the associated outcome and then physically recreate the experience. Modify the model and have them provide a narrative of not only the setup, but also their predictions as well as their reasoning for the actual physical outcome.