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    the skills that fall under a few different reading subtests on our state test (NCLB-mandated) are what drive my reading instruction.

    i think these subtests and skills are pretty similar nationwide.

    totally off the top of my head, here is a list of reading categories and the skills under them (for my state)--and there are lots more, this is all i can remember at the moment:

    literary analysis
    *literary techniques (simile, metaphor, etc)
    *story grammar (character, setting, etc)
    evaluative reading
    interpretive reading
    *inference/draw conclusion
    literal reading
    *main idea/supporting details
    *locate info (table of contents, index...)
    *following directions (labels, etc)
    word analysis
    *word origins
    *homophones (same sound, different spelling)/ homonyms (same spelling, different meaning)
    *context clues

    hope that helps!

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