Question and answer
Visualizing helps you to draw conclusions, which are _________, not wild assumptions. A. educated guesses B. uneducated guesses C. internal visualizations D. external visualizations
Answer: C. [ internal visualizations What conclusion(s) can you draw based on the information given? What evidence have you gathered to support your conclusion? How does drawing conclusions help readers to gain a higher level of understanding? Transcript: This lesson idea helps students improve reading comprehension by drawing conclusions. It's about being a detective - putting together
clues and evidence from the text to determine meaning. Picture this: You’ve arrived at your bus stop two minutes later than usual. There are usually ten other students at your stop, but right now there are none. There a school bus down the road heading towards the school, but it is too far away to see the number. What conclusion can you draw? Explain to students that they draw conclusions every day. It’s putting the clues (or evidence from the text) together to form meaning and gain understanding. This reading strategy can be used with literary or informational texts. For this lessoncast we used the picture book, The Wretched Stone. Before reading, focus attention on a question that requires students to draw conclusions by putting together information from multiple parts of the text. During reading, model how to use think-about questions and cite information from the text that relates to the focus question. {What visual details offer clues? What facts/details provide key information? What can we learn from the characters’/subjects’ thoughts, actions, and words? Was there an important turn of events or shift in tone? What cause and effect relationships may be present?} Allow students to record information on a graphic organizer or post-it notes. After reading, review the evidence and draw a conclusion to answer the focus question. If students give an answer that is off-base, ask them to show in the text evidence that supports their answer. Usually, this helps them to rethink their conclusion. For a different mode of presentation, students can practice the strategy when watching a video clip. ]
Expert answered|jms4282|Points 10|
Question
Asked 7/8/2013 8:40:51 PM
0 Answers/Comments
Get an answer
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
25,316,368 questions answered
Popular Conversations
What opened relations between China and the United States? A. the ...
Weegy: The Sino-Soviet split opened relations between China and the United States. User: What was the first armed ...
5/24/2016 6:37:26 AM| 2 Answers
Which of the following does NOT hinder development for ...
Weegy: debt
5/24/2016 7:42:34 AM| 2 Answers
What is the target of Homeland Security? a. invade personal ...
Weegy: For the first part of the country's history, American foreign policy could be described most accurately as - ...
5/24/2016 7:54:51 AM| 2 Answers
Justine was interested in learning how to play the piano. Before she ...
Weegy: Justine was interested in learning how to play the piano. She has been playing some basic songs, but still gets ...
5/24/2016 12:24:05 PM| 2 Answers
The spread of cancer from its point of origin is called __________. ...
Weegy: The spread of cancer from its point of origin is called metastasis. User: Which of the following is NOT ...
5/24/2016 5:22:17 PM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
Points 606 [Total 606] Ratings 9 Comments 496 Invitations 2 Offline
S
Points 580 [Total 580] Ratings 10 Comments 480 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 519 [Total 519] Ratings 0 Comments 519 Invitations 0 Online
S
1
L
L
P
R
P
L
P
P
R
Points 272 [Total 12524] Ratings 2 Comments 252 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
P
P
P
Points 166 [Total 3543] Ratings 0 Comments 166 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 38 [Total 107] Ratings 0 Comments 38 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 12 [Total 12] Ratings 1 Comments 2 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 10 [Total 10] Ratings 1 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 4 [Total 4] Ratings 0 Comments 4 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
Points 2 [Total 1756] Ratings 0 Comments 2 Invitations 0 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | © Purple Inc.