Practice making inferences with pictures.
In this worksheet, students will use pictures to make inferences by looking for clues in the images. They’ll then consider those clues and decide which sentence best describes the picture.
This worksheet is best used as an independent practice to support learning inferencing skills in reading. In addition to individual student work time, this inference practice worksheet can be used as a(n):
- Guided reading group activity
- Reading station/center activity
- Exit ticket activity
- Whole-class review activity (via smartboard)
Inference Practice Worksheet Scaffolding and Extension Tips
Challenge fast finishers by asking them to provide evidence to support their answers. Students can also come up with their own pictures and inference options.
If your students are having trouble with the concepts, project the worksheet on the dry erase board and complete it together as a class.
Easily Prepare This Resource for Your Students
Because this download includes the answer sheet, we recommend you print one copy of the entire file. Then, make photocopies of the blank worksheets for students to fill out on their own.
You can also make this worksheet more sustainable for your small reading groups! Print a few copies on cardstock and slip them into dry-erase sleeves. Students can record their answers with a dry-erase marker, then erase and reuse.
Before You Download
Use the dropdown icon on the Download button to choose between the PDF or Google Slides version of this resource. An answer key is also included with this download.
This resource was made in collaboration with Kelli Goffredi, a teacher in Texas and a Teach Starter Collaborator.
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Common Core Curriculum alignment
Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.
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