Clozing in on Comprehension: The Cloze Story Map
The Reading Teacher
Cloze Story Maps can be useful tools when teaching comprehension at the elementary level. They take advantage of the strengths of story mapping, while overcoming some of the recently identified weaknesses of the cloze technique.
Reutzel, D. R. (1986). Clozing in on Comprehension: The Cloze Story Map. The Reading Teacher, 39 (February), pp. 524-528.