Strategies for Nonfiction


The ELA Curriculum Frameworks require a shift to include more nonfiction texts at all grades. The following are resources to support students in understanding nonfiction.

Presentation

Students will have a better comprehension of
expository texts if they understand the text
structures.








Students must not only be able to use text
features but also be able to use them to
improve their comprehension. Use the Text
Feature Walk to help students.
Using Text Feature Walks


Determining main idea and details are important
skills for expository text.