9 terms

SHS TIPS / Predicting

STUDY
PLAY
predicting
using available text features and background knowledge to anticipate and accumulate accurate textual information
preview
scanning the text for text features
text features
pictures, titles or other extra items that hint at what the text will be about; help make a prediction
valid and specific prediction
text feature + text feature + background knowledge
monitor
to check and see if your prediction is correct while you read the text (note-taking)
enhance
add information to the prediction
adjust
make changes along the way
confirm and remember
add enhanced information to prediction to create a true statement
background knowledge
experiences or information that a reader brings to the text; what a reader knows before reading