We use our background knowledge to help us create mental images in our head as we read. These images help us understand what we are reading.
We connect the words you read or see with images.
and we Think:“I can see...”
“I can picture...”
“The movie in my head shows...”
Yesterday this was our stimulus image. The students answered one of the questions on sticky notes and pasted them around the IWB.
Some of our responses:
I would try to survive through a beautiful but harsh environment. Shaniqua
If I was there I would try swimming with the dolphins. Chris
I can hear the sound of water running in a stream. I can also hear the sound of waves crashing and birds chirping loudly. Emly F
I would sit there and take in the surroundings or I might just relax and read a book. Hannah
I would hear the sound of water peacefully running down the river.. Gyninae
I can see the beautiful sea with bubbles. Zander
I would be having a sea battle with Napoleon. Jacob
I would climb up to the top of the mountain and look at the beautiful view of Whitehaven Beach. Harry
I can hear the cold wind blowing against my ears and hear the waves splashing on the seashore. Jess
We acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land on which we live and work and we pay our respects to the Elders both past and present.
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