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One-liners, like opinion questions, give your child a chance to air views about reading and are considered important in Motivating Teen and Preteen Readers. • Book recall questions are searches for books that have been read. Like many questions in the books of questions, readers are asked to revisit old, but not completely forgotten, reading experiences (and also recent ones). Rap: “Use an inner-eye scan to find books. ” Example: Recall a book that showed how people could be mean or cruel to each other.

Let your child fill in “everywhere” by brainstorming ideas. • Hypothetical reading situation questions set up fictional or imaginary reading events to analyze and resolve. Rap: “Put yourself in the various situations described in these questions. Make believe you’re the person and answer this sample question: If you were teaching a child to read, what would be the most important idea you would communicate about reading? Why? And imagine, yeah, imagine: create a way out of it by reflecting on your reading life.

Create your own questions, where kids conjure up questions based on their reading experiences and responding to the mini-lesson questions. A panel of student judges and/or the teacher selects the ones deemed suitable for use in lessons or the bonus box. Top questions are rewritten on three-inch by fiveinch index cards and become part of the pool of questions from Motivating Teen and Preteen Readers. In the evaluation questions and the books of questions, students are also asked to create their own questions about reading/reading life.

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