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Students are introduced to how readers comprehend texts. They then are given some extracts from texts and identify how they understoood the extract.

Students will construct a concept map showing the different ways we understand a text.

Students will practice some of these types of understandings by reading  extracts and applying the strategies they have learnt.

The outline of the lesson is as follows: 

  • Power point on how we understand texts
  • Creation of concept map on comprehending  a text
  • Activities to practice the different ways to find meaning in texts