Education Infographic: Teaching Students How to Annotate Text. Comes with a free student poster on the 5 Golden Rules of Highlighting.
I jumped on the "close reading" bandwagon pretty early on, so I've had a lot of time to try it and reflect back on my complete and utter failures using it. And there have been failures, trust me. In
Analyzing Informational Text Grades Works with ANY non-fiction text
Teach your middle and high school students all about annotating a text with this CCSS aligned annotation lesson for informational text. Use with metacognition unit