Have the students write down a text connections that they make during their independent reading time on a slip of construction paper, share, and then categorize them into the three text connections. Once categorized, connect them to create paper chains
Making Connections Activity: 36 Making Connections Task Cards (Clip and Flip)
Making Connections 'Clip and Flip' Cards contains 36 self-correcting cards to help students practice making text-to-self, text-to-text, and text-to-world connections. There are 4 different types of making connections questions covered by these cards.
This pack provides you with 34 activities + 1 resource to use for the Super Six Comprehension Strategies! Activities come in different versions to accommodate different age groups and abilities (planning, activities)
One important comprehension strategy we want readers to use is making connections. There are three kinds of connections readers make before, during or after reading: text to self – This reminds me of my own life… text to text– This reminds me of another b
Student Response Sheet ~ This will help students illustrate and write about reading connections related to self, text and world. I think it is helpful for students to make specific connections and gradually broaden their connections.
Making Connections Anchor Chart: Can be shown in a different way for upper grades. Still a good basic chart to remind students as they read. Anchor charts are a main element of a literacy-rich classroom