Read the passage below:
The audience took their seats. All of a sudden it went dark and the curtain rose.
What might happen next?
To answer this question, we must use our prediction skills.
Prediction is where we make a clever and sensible guess about what happens next in a story based on the clues we've been given.
Here, the clues are audience, dark and curtain rose.
We can predict that a show is about to start.
We may not know which type of show, but the clues tell us they are in a theatre.
In this activity, we'll be making sensible guesses about what might happen next in a text.
Use the clues from the passage to help you.