What is a Prediction?

How to Predict

Predicting is very easy, the way to predict is by guessing what will happen in the future. For example, if your reading "The three little pigs" out loud and the text states "The wolf blew out the stick house" You might predict "I think that the wolf will eat the pigs afterwards!"


Skills On how to Predict

Some Skills

  • Predict what is going to happen in a story.
  • State three things to look for at the beginning of predicting (author, title, picture).
  • Change their predictions as the story is read to them.
  • He students will tell why using predictions is a good skill to have.

Predicting Is . . .

A thing predicted; a forecast. A statement about the way things will happen in the future, often but not always based on experience or knowledge. While there is much overlap between prediction and forecast, a prediction may be a statement that some outcome is expected,while a forecast is more specific, and may cover a range of possible outcomes.