LITERACYcentral - Comprehension for Science or Social Studies
Comprehending what is read is a critical process for accessing important information. Comprehension for Science and Comprehension forSocial Studies provide a focused, straightforward, and structured approach that supports reading for meaning in the content area. This digital instructional resource includes:
•“Brain in the Game” before reading
•“Using the Tools” during reading
•“Responding to What is Learned” activities after reading
• A scaffold process for summarizing and supporting details
The reading routines and scaffold summarization support students as they build their content knowledge, especially when reading is the method for content input. Students will benefit from learning how to quickly access important information during day-to-day learning as well as on assessments!