Making Inferences Using Literature for 3rd – 5th Print and Digital

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Lots of fables, folktales, and a myth are the highlights of this print and digital inference unit! 


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Looking for a way to help your students understand how to successfully make inferences using literature? This print and digital Inferences Using Literature unit comes with everything you need to help your students master making inferences. It includes passages (Aesop’s Fables, a Greek Myth, and folktales from around the world), two sets of task cards, a game, activities, and graphic organizers. Perfect to scaffold lessons and ready-to-use for reading centers, independent work, whole class games, and more!

It includes: (Print and Digital)
32 Inference Riddles Task Cards (and student record sheet)
32 Inferences from Pictures Task Cards (and student record sheet)

6 Double-Sided Passages with Questions

  1. The Grasshopper and the Ant
  2. Turtle and Pigeon
  3. The Stonecutter
  4. Being Greedy Doesn’t Pay, Anansi
  5. The Lost Horse
  6. The Story of Arachne


Top Secret Mystery Box Homework
Inference Types Handout
Making Inferences Graphic Organizer
Occupation Inferences Worksheet
Character Inference Windows
Inferences from a Shopping Bag Game (cards, record sheet, and shopping bag tag)
Keys Teacher Notes
Teacher Notes for Digital with LINKS and a step by step explanation of making an assignment in Google Classroom™


SAVE MORE and GET MORE inference resources to help your students master this important reading concept with the Inferences Bundle: Fiction and Nonfiction for 3rd Grade!!! (Click Here)


SAVE EVEN MORE and GET so much MORE with the Reading Bundle for 4th and 5th Grades which has a total of 10 essential reading units, including both Inference units!


Why you’ll love this resource:

  • There are a variety of materials included, from task cards to games, activities, passages, and graphic organizers.
  • The digital version works well in the classroom, for homeschool, or for distance learning.
  • Many of the activities are very interactive and lots of fun!
  • The passages are high-interest ones that your students will enjoy!
  • There are TWO SETS OF TASK CARDS! one has inference riddles and the other has pictures for making inferences!
  • The graphic organizers may be used with many types of reading passages.
  • You can use this resource in so many ways, from reader’s workshop time, guided reading, literacy centers, whole class games, exit slips, SCOOT and scavenger hunts, homework, test prep, and more!


If you’d like to see the Inferences Using Informational Text, here they are. Please note that these two units have the same task cards (different from these) and posters but the passages are different:
Inferences Using Informational Text: 3rd Grade
Inferences Using Informational Text for 4th/5th Grades


Want to try some other Making Inferences Paperless units? These were made especially for Google Classroom but they also work in other top educational platforms:
4th Grade Digital Reading Unit: Inferences, Details, and Example (Fiction)
4th Grade Digital Reading Unit: Making Inference (Nonfiction)
5th Grade Digital Reading Unit: Making Inferences (Fiction)
5th Grade Digital Reading Unit: Making Inferences (Nonfiction)


Need more inference resources?
Inference Board Center
Inference Puzzle Center
Famous Americans Inference Task Cards

Looking for 3rd grade reading games resources?
20 Fiction and Nonfiction Reading Games Bundle

Here is a set of 4th/5th grade reading games resources you might like:
20 Fiction and Nonfiction Centers for 4th/5th Grades


Thanks so much!

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