Look at the cover and title.
Look at some of the pictures and read some of the text.Question
Ask who, what, when, where, why and how.
Decide if what you've read makes sense.
Wonder about what will happen next.
Make guesses and read ahead to see if your predictions are correct.Infer
Imagine the details.
Use what you've read to understand what the author means.Connect
Relate what you've read to what you know, and to your thoughts and feelings.
Compare what you've read to other texts and to the word around you.Summarize
Organize and connect the details.
Draw your own conclusions
Think about what you have read.
What did you learn?
Was it important to you?
Why or why not?
Did you like it?
Why or why not.