Understanding paragraphs

The following session plans were originally made to be used with grade 2-4 students.  Paragraphs were chosen based on the student goals in comprehension.  The paragraphs have note been provided.  The session plans can be used for other year levels by choosing appropriate reading material for the student’s comprehension level.


Understanding paragraphs – teaching comprehension strategies (grade 2-3)

Understanding paragraphs  session plan

Strategies to be used by group leaders

Session plan and PowerPoint for understanding paragraphs with inferences (grade 3-4)

Understanding paragraphs session plan

Understanding paragraphs PowerPoint to be used with session plan

We use both leveled books and magazines to obtain appropriate paragraphs, as well as the following program:

KEYS into comprehension