Remember these strategies if you come to a word that you do not know while you are reading.
Does the word look right?
Does the word sound right?
Does the word make sense?
If not, stop and go back to try to figure it out again!
Remember to use these strategies. They will help you to understand what you are reading!
R- Read carefully. Preview the questions, underline important words or phrases, and re-read to clarify.
E- Even if you think you know the answer, read all choices.
L- Look back in the story to find clues to support your answer.
A- Always try your best!
X- X out answers that do not make sense and check your work.