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Bats! Bats! Bats! Fiction and Non-Fiction Reading

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Bats! Bats! Bats! is a lesson on reading informational text that requires students to think, talk and write about reading. This non-fiction passage is designed to be used after reading a story, poem, song, or finger play about bats. It has a Lexile of 570L.

While this lesson is designed primarily for grades 1-3, it can also used in kindergarten by having the teacher do as a read aloud/think aloud.

Contents:
Common Core ELA Alignments
Detailed description for each step of the lesson
Non-Fiction passage
3 Recording Sheets
Possible Culminating Activities
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Bats! Bats! Bats! Fiction and Non-Fiction Reading
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Bats! Bats! Bats! Fiction and Non-Fiction Reading
Bats! Bats! Bats! Fiction and Non-Fiction Reading