Literacy CAFE Menu
This is our CAFE menu full of reading strategies. Each week we learn new strategies to add to our CAFE board.Click on the hyperlink to learn how to model and reinforce these strategies at home.Comprehension"I understand the words I read"Accuracy"I can read the words"Fluency"I can read accurately, with expression, and understand what I read"Expand Vocabulary
"I know, find, and use interesting words"
Check for Understanding Cross Checking Read Books That are a Good Fit Tune In To Interesting Words Back Up and Reread Use the Picture Voracious Reading Voracious Reading Monitor and Fix Up Use Beginning and Ending Sounds Reread Text Use Pictures, Illustration, and Diagrams Use Prior Knowledge Flip the Sound Use Punctuation to Enhance Phrasing Retell a Story Tap Out and Reread Adjust Reading Rates Use Text Features Chunk Letters and Sounds Together Ask Questions During Reading Skip the Word, Then Come Back Summarize Text Take Your Best Guess Recognize literary elements Infer and Support with Evidence Determine Author's Purpose Make a Picture or Mental Image Use Main Ideas and Supporting Details Compare and Contrast Recognize Cause and Effect
Last Modified on July 5, 2014