Archive for February, 2012

Working with Non-Fiction Text – We’re Professionals

Thursday, February 9th, 2012

You’ve been learning strategies for working with non-fiction text, both in class and during research. Here is the perfect place to share them. Tell us the text you read and the strategy you used. For example, when reading Sitting Down to Take a Stand you used an FQR chart. Share some facts, questions and responses. When reading Colonial Life, you pulled out important information, as well as interesting. What about text features? Background knowledge? You’ll make it look so easy, you’re sure to inspire someone else to try one of these strategies.