Social Studies Strategies - Pick a Word
For this inference skills worksheet, students read a short passage, then pick two words that describe the passage. Next they explain why they chose that word. Students choose another word related to the passage and write it on a 3x5 note card. On the back of the card they explain how the word relates to the reading then exchange the card with a group member and discuss the reasons. Directions, lesson objectives and an example are provided.