Fact or Inference? Learn the Difference
Inferences? For a fifth grader, identifying these ideas may sound confusing. Giving your child a news article and asking him to identify first, the conclusion and then, the supporting statements will help him organize his thoughts. Then identifying inferences will be easier and less painful.
What You Need:
- Newspaper or access to an online news source, the local newspaper, msnbc.com or cnn.com
- Chart paper or poster board