Check for understanding .
Back up and reread.
Monitor and fix up.
Retell the story.
Use your background
knowledge. Make a picture or
mental image. Ask questions while you
will happen and use the text to confirm.
Make inferences from the text.
Use text features (titles, headings, captions, graphic features)
Summarize the text with main ideas and supporting details.
Use main idea and supporting details to determine
importance. Determine the authorâ€™s purpose.
Recognize literacy elements (genre, plot, characters, setting, problem/solution)
Recognize cause/effect relationships
Compare and contrast within and between texts