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Author Study: Improving Reading Comprehension Using Inference and Comparison
|Grades||3 – 5|
|Lesson Plan Type||Unit|
|Estimated Time||Seven 45-minute sessions|
Grades 3 – 5 | Lesson Plan | Minilesson
Students hone their critical thinking skills by learning how to make inferences from textual clues.
Grades K – 12 | Calendar Activity |  March 11
In celebration of Keats' birthday, students write stories that include some characters from Keats' books and practice using collage techniques with the Collage Machine.
Grades 3 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  August 30
Students discuss similarities in Burton's illustrations and writing style in her many books, in addition to her use of personification.