Compare & Contrast <br />For Comprehension<br />
COMPARE<br />When you compare things you show their similarities or how they are alike <br />Example : <br />Apples and Or...
CONTRAST<br />When you contrast things you show how they are different.<br />Example – Contrast<br />Apples and Oranges<br...
What’s the purpose<br />Comparing and contrasting addresses similarities and/or differences in two or more people, places,...
COMPARE/CONTRAST<br />When you choose items to compare and contrast, make sure that you choose items that fit into similar...
Ways we compare and contrast<br />Whose better?<br />
Ways we compare and contrast<br />Which car should I buy? <br />
When writing, use comparison/contrast words<br />COMPARE<br />CONTRAST<br />Both<br />Similarly<br />Like<br />As well as<...
Your Turn <br />Compare - Apples and Oranges:<br />Both are ___________________<br />Apples as well as Oranges ___________...
Your turn again <br />Compare: <br />Beyonce and J.LO are both ________________<br />Similarly, Beyonce and J.LO _________...
Apply<br />When you read,<br /> Compare and contrast the new to the familiar<br />Compare and contrast two characters<br /...
Remember<br />Comparing and contrasting helps us<br />Better understand things, people and ideas <br />Judge whether one t...
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Compare.contrast

  1. 1. Compare & Contrast <br />For Comprehension<br />
  2. 2. COMPARE<br />When you compare things you show their similarities or how they are alike <br />Example : <br />Apples and Oranges<br />Both are fruit<br />Both have seeds<br />J -Lo and Beyonce<br />Both are entertainers<br />Both are female<br />Both are actresses<br />
  3. 3. CONTRAST<br />When you contrast things you show how they are different.<br />Example – Contrast<br />Apples and Oranges<br />Oranges must be peeled, while apples can be eaten without peeling<br />Oranges have more juice than apples<br />J.,Lo and Beyonce<br />J. Lo is Latina whereas Beyonce is African American<br />J. Lo is from the Bronx, while Beyonce is from Texas<br />
  4. 4. What’s the purpose<br />Comparing and contrasting addresses similarities and/or differences in two or more people, places, things or ideas. <br />We use comparing and contrasting to:<br />Understand: <br />When we compare and/or contrast something familiar with something new it helps us to understand the person, thing or idea.<br />Evaluate:<br />We use comparison/contrast to judge whether one thing is better than another. <br />
  5. 5. COMPARE/CONTRAST<br />When you choose items to compare and contrast, make sure that you choose items that fit into similar categories: For example, <br />BMW and Jeep are both types of transportation<br />Apples and Oranges are both fruits<br />Jay Lo and Beyonce are both entertainers<br />
  6. 6. Ways we compare and contrast<br />Whose better?<br />
  7. 7. Ways we compare and contrast<br />Which car should I buy? <br />
  8. 8. When writing, use comparison/contrast words<br />COMPARE<br />CONTRAST<br />Both<br />Similarly<br />Like<br />As well as<br />In the same way<br />Have in common<br />Although<br />However<br />Even though<br />In contrast to<br />On the contrary<br />On the other hand<br />Unlike<br />While<br />whereas<br />
  9. 9. Your Turn <br />Compare - Apples and Oranges:<br />Both are ___________________<br />Apples as well as Oranges _________________<br />Contrast – Apples and Oranges<br />Apples are ____________ whereas Oranges are____________<br />Apples are_______________ on the contrary Oranges are______________<br />
  10. 10. Your turn again <br />Compare: <br />Beyonce and J.LO are both ________________<br />Similarly, Beyonce and J.LO _____________________<br />LikeBeyonce, J. Lo _________________<br />Contrast : <br />Unlike Beyonce, J.Lo is ____________ while Beyonce is___________________<br />Beyonce ___________________on the other hand J.Lo ________________________<br />
  11. 11. Apply<br />When you read,<br /> Compare and contrast the new to the familiar<br />Compare and contrast two characters<br />Compare and contrast different time periods, locations or cultures<br />Compare and contrast animals, biomes or diseases<br />
  12. 12. Remember<br />Comparing and contrasting helps us<br />Better understand things, people and ideas <br />Judge whether one thing is better or preferable to another<br />

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