Have you ever thought about how you think?
or why you are thinking what you are thinking?
As crazy as that sounds, we are learning that Metacognition (thinking about your thinking) is what makes us better learners and readers!
What is REAL reading?
This week we learned that real reading happens when you read the words of text in a story AND you think about what the words are telling you! It is important to understand what you are reading!
Text + Thinking = REAL reading
What makes a good salad?
Lots of lettuce & tomatoes of course!
Students made a REAL reading salad full of lettuce (Thinking) and tomatoes (text)!