We are learning about Inferring. We are learning about Cause and Effect. I understand what Inferring means. I know more about Cause and Effect.
Inferring means to make connections during or after reading from the clues found in the text. Example: One morning during your first week of high school, You walked down the stairs to breakfast. Your mother took one look at your clothes and said, "Are you wearing THAT to school!” What is happening? You could infer not only by her question, but also from the look on her face, that you should go upstairs and change into a different set of clothes. Your clothes must be inappropriate for school.
Steam floats from a cup of coffee? What are you inferring? You infer that the cup of coffee is hot.
Something that makes something happen Discussion What is.... Something that has happened because of something else Cause and Effect Please write this into your workbook
Billy stacked the boxes too high and they fell onto his head. Cause and Effect