I understand what I read

I can read the words
I can read accurately with
Expanded Vocabulary
I know, find, and use
interesting words
Check For Understanding

Back Up and Reread

Retell the Story

Prior Knowledge-Schema

Mental Image

Ask Questions

Make Predictions
Cross Checking

Check the Pictures

Beginning and Ending Sounds

Blend Sounds

Flip the Sounds

Chunk Letters and Sounds

Skip the Word then Come Back
Reread Text

Read Good Fit Books

Read Smooth
Tune in to Interesting Words

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Our CAFE Menu helps us remember different strategies that readers use when reading. The strategies are broken up into four different categories. This menu is posted in our classroom for quick reference during lessons and for student access.