K - 2  
R E A D I N G   S T R A T E G I E S

  • Look at the picture.

  • Use your index finger to point below each word.

  • Say the beginning letter sound.

  • Use the repetitive sentence pattern.

  • Read the sight words that are known.

  • Think about what would make sense.

  • Reread and guess.

  • Say the word you think
    makes sense,

    sounds right,

    looks right.
  • Find a smaller word in a bigger word.

  • Go back and self-correct.