I can read accurately, with expression and understanding.
I can read the words.
I understand what I read.
I know, find and use interesting words.
Strategies for Test Taking
I know and use various test taking strategies.
Read Just Right Books Sight Word Practice Use Punctuation Cues Rereading Use Emotion Use Phrasing Echo Reading Choral Reading Modeled Reading
Use Picture Clues Look for Chunks Use Context Clues Skip and Backtrack
Reading Strategies Clarify Making Connections Visualizing Predicting Questioning Drawing Inferences Determining Importance Synthesizing Summarizing Reading Skills Sequencing Story Elements Compare/Contrast Character Traits Fact/Opinion Nonfiction Text Features Cause and Effect
Activate Schema Use Context Clues Look for Word Parts Picture It Look It Up Use Text Features Use Reference Materials
Test Taking Strategies Read All About It Be Slick and Predict Slash the Trash Jail the Detail Plug It In Be a Whiz with the Grid Check it Out Reading Test Taking Strategies Read Actively Activate Schema Use Author’s Clues Identify and Follow Directions Navigate the Test Think Backwards Identify Main Idea of an Illustration Identify Main Idea of a Poem Identify Main Idea Test Talk Identify Author’s Intent Identify Author’s Intent Test Talk Identify and Understand Conventions in Poetry Identify Poetry Test Talk Identify Inferring Test Talk