Have the students write down a text connections that they make during their independent reading time on a slip of construction paper, share, and then categorize them into the three text connections. Once categorized, connect them to create paper chains.
Making Connections Anchor Chart: Can be shown in a different way for upper grades. Still a good basic chart to remind students as they read. Anchor charts are a main element of a literacy-rich classroom
My Favorite Picture Books for Setting and Story Elements!
EDITABLE Fiction and Nonfiction Reading Activities to reinforce reading comprehension skills. Perfect for reading centers and guided readings lesson. No Prep and Editable. Comparing Texts Text Structure Making Inferences Context Clues Making