In this video from EngageNY, fifth grade students in Andrew Hossack’s class use close reading strategies to determine the main idea and key details from an informational newspaper article.
Want more strategies for close reading in your classroom? Check out these other Curriculum & Technology posts about close reading.
- Close Reading in Action
- Idaho Core Digging into Informational Text
- Alternatives to Round Robin Reading
Still not sure? I’d be happy to demonstrate close reading strategies in your classroom.