Infer and Deduce 2
FREE RESOURCES - Year 5 / Year 6 English Teaching Resources: Infer and Deduce 2 is designed to help students learn how to develop inference and deduction skills when reading fiction and non-fiction texts. The PowerPoint uses images and texts to convey how writers use inference in a text to communicate with the reader. This fully editable PowerPoint resource can be used as a starter activity, a stand alone lesson or built into a scheme of work on wider reading, inference and deduction skills. The activities include:
1. An exploration of inference and deduction skills.
2. Use of optical illusions to convey the concept of hidden meanings.
3. Illustrations and photographs designed to sharpen deduction skills.
4. Extract from H.G. Wells's short story The Red Room to develop deduction skills.
For a preview of Year 5 / Year 6 English Teaching Resources: Infer and Deduce click on the PowerPoint images.