teaching resource

Inference vs Prediction - Presentation

Teach Starter Publishing
PowerPoint, PDF | 12 pages

A teaching presentation outlining the similarities and differences between an inference and a prediction.

Inferring and predicting are valuable skills for students to apply when engaging with and responding to texts. However, it can sometimes be difficult distinguishing the difference between the two.

Use this teaching presentation when examining the differences between making inferences and making predictions with your students.

This teaching presentation covers the following concepts:

  • descriptions of inference
  • descriptions of prediction
  • similarities between inference and prediction
  • differences between inference and prediction
  • examples of using inference and prediction
  • activities to consolidate the students’ knowledge.

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