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Making Connections with Text Posters

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 4 pages | Years: F - 7

Posters showing the concepts of text to self, text to text and text to world.

Text to Self:

How does the text relate to something from your life?

• This reminds me of something that happened to me… because…
• This part reminds me of…
• This is like the time…
• This character reminds me of myself because…
• What is this similar to in my life?
• This part is very different to my life because…
• Has something like this ever happened to me?

 

Text to Text:

How does the text connect to another story you have read?

• This book is like… because…
• This character is like… in the book… because…
• This reminds me of the book… because…
• How is this different from other books I’ve read?
• I read about something else like this…

 

Text to World:

How does the text relate to something from the real world?

• This reminds me of something that happened in the real world…
• I saw something like this when I watched/read…
• This reminds me of something I heard about… because…
• How is this text similar to things that happen in the real world?
• How is this different from things that happen in the real world?

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  • Alicia
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    This is great. Is it possible to have all the info on one page? Also, do you have these for the other strategies?

    • Jill (Teach Starter)
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      Hi Alicia, thank you for your suggestion. Please feel free to request any changes to this resource using the Changes & Updates tab above.

  • Emma Lenehan
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    Love love love these. easy for my Yr 2 children to understand. Thank you

  • Tracey Batchelor
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    This is great thanks

  • Eleni Liaros
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    These are fantastic. Do you have posters like these for the other five strategies?

  • Emma Lenehan
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    This links in with our reading strategies this year. Thanks

  • Ros Te Maari
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    Fantastic set of posters linking with six super strategies. Do you have others?

  • Jolanda Majstrenko
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    Great visuals ! Well done

  • Jane Vichidvongsa
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    This is awesome! Thanks!

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      Thanks Jane!

  • Maree
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    This is excellent thank you!

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      Thanks Maree!