What Do You See? (Inferences)

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Making inferences is a skill that goes beyond the comprehension of written text. In this simple exercise, young learners are provided with a photograph and asked to answer a series of inference questions using only on the information provided in the image. The fun little activity adds some variety to the standard language arts curriculum.

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CCSS: Designed
Instructional Ideas

  • Use this exercise as either an in-class or homework assignment during a lesson series on making inferences
  • Extend learning by having children take their own photographs and create inference questions based on them
  • After answering the questions, have children use their inferences to write short stories about what is happening in the picture
Pros

  • Included photograph clearly lends itself to making inferences
  • Inference questions require students to cite specific evidence to support their ideas
  • An answer key is included with the worksheet
Cons

  • None
Common Core