Comprehension Reading Strategy
Name of Strategy:† Probable Passage
Purpose:†† Probable Passage is used to encourage students to make predictions about the text using their prior knowledge of 8-14 Key words. They then work through the process of finding possible relationships in order to predict what the story is about.
Description of Strategy: (Putting the Strategy to Work)
Source:† Kylene Beers, When Kids Canít Read, What Teachers Can Do (2003).†