While you are reading with your child ask him/her some of the following questions:
Questions to ask before reading:
- What is the title of the book?
- What do you think the book is about? (look at the cover & make a prediction)
Questions to ask during reading:
- What do you think will happen next?
- What was that page about?
Questions to ask after reading:
- Describe the setting of the story.
- Who were the main characters?
- Which of the characters did you like best? Why?
- Was there a problem in the story? How was the problem solved?
- How is this story similar to something that has happened in your life?