Year 3 Reading comprehension.

Reading comprehension.

Reading comprehension is the ability to read text, process it and understand its meaning. An individual’s ability to comprehend text is influenced by their knowlegde and skills, one of which is the ability to make inferences.

Inference stratgises 



Now you know how to infer, try applying this skill to the text below. Reading the text carefully, answering the question using you inference skills.


        What has the author used well to create a image in the readers mind of Mr Twits appearance?

                What evidence in the text suggest that Mr Twit was a hairy faced man?

What type of person was Mr Twit?  Describe him using multi clause sentences?

How old was Mr Twit?

How often did Mr Twit wash his hairy face?

How would you describe Mr Twits hair? Using your best adjectives.

Answering the questions in full sentences, capital letters and full stops. 

I will be looking at your answers throughout the week and their will be prizes for the best efforts rewarded at the end of term.

Go for it year 3. 

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