This is a fun Close Read targeted for First Grade (and high Kinder), but I've included additional challenging pages for 2nd. Pack includes article (info page), Brown Long-eared Bat Article with response page, Bat Hands/Wings Facts with response page, writing and reflecting pages, parts of a bat labe
Close reading works to help teachers gradually release responsibility to students while reading. The process of close reading enables students to feel comfortable and independent while tackling complex texts.Teachers model the practice of reading closely and then teach strategies that will help stud
5 STARS "I use this in speech therapy and my kiddos love it! You'll learn that there's more to a bat than we know. I like how the same story comes in three different presentations along with fun and interactive follow up worksheets. Questions focus on main idea and other interesting key points. This
In this week long bundle of lessons, students read the poem Casey at the Bat.
This contains a pre reading activity, the poem Casey at the Bat, and the following Common Core aligned lessons:
Common Core Standards: Reading Literature
Envision the Setting of the Poem
Summarize the Plot of
This CLOSE READ lesson is aligned with the Common Core State Standards. This lesson includes four days of lessons for the poem Casey at the Bat (poem included). Each day includes 4-6 text dependent questions with a self assessment to follow. Teacher Notes include student self-assessment explanation,
Differentiated close reading for 2nd or 3rd graders! This product includes two differentiated versions of the same passage. Version A is written at a Lexile Level of 410 and it is 178 words long (below 2nd and 3rd grade Common Core reading level range). Version B is written at a Lexile Level of 680
This packet includes:
Close Reading Explanation
Close Reading Poster (Guidelines)
Close Reading Text Markings Poster
Close Reading Text Markings Desk Tags
Rock Star RAP Poster (Restate, Answer Prove)
Rock Star Text Talker Poster for Fiction Text
Ronald Morgan Cover Sheet for Teacher Binder
Make reading fun and engaging with this no prep close reading resource. It includes a nonfiction bat text, poster, vocabulary cards and worksheet activities. It´s great for supporting the common core standards while building academic vocabulary, reading fluency, and reading comprehension skills.TEAC
Bat Unit - Looking for a great bat unit aligned with Common Core? This is the unit for you! It is jam packed with meaningful and fun activities your students will love! Easy prep and just the right amount of activities. This unit includes links to bat videos, 7 nonfiction passages, writing craft, vo
Change up those close reading passages in K-1, by integrating close reading and interactive notebooks! In this file you will find fun and informative learning four your students to learn all about bats while using text dependent questions, learning new vocabulary, and features on nonfiction text wit
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This close reading bundle comes with 5 passages about different species of bats. Included species: Mexican free-tailed bat, spectacled flying fox, spotted bat, California leaf nosed bat, and the bumblebee bat. Each passage comes
This product contains two original informational passages about bats. It also contains links to teaching resources, a read with your pencil poster, and several comprehension pages and bat themed writing paper.
The comprehension pages are
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This HUGE informational text unit is based on bats It is closely aligned to the Common Core State Standards for Informational Text. It includes nonfiction articles, text dependent, close reading questions, graphic organizers, vocabulary cards and much more!
This unit is designed to maximize studen
Evidence based close reading questions for the Common Core recommended text and classic poem "Casey at the Bat." This packet includes multiple choice and short response reading comprehension questions, as well as an on demand, extended response writing prompt. PERFECT for TEST PREP!
This Shared Reading informational text provides numerous facts about bats. This book is designed to support CLOSE reading skills. It promotes reading comprehension of key details by having the students form and answer questions about the text. Students LOVE learning about bats while developing ke
This Halloween Reading Passage on VAMPIRE BATS is a part of my Differentiated Close Reading Passage series. It is complete with everything you need to tie together your instruction across the content areas this October!Check out the PREVIEW to see what all is included in this differentiated close r
This Non-Fiction close reading packet can be used daily or as a weekly booklet. Training your students how to annotate these readings are quick and easy! All close reads included follow the same format, which makes for ideal independent work! Students refer back to text to support their answer (anno
BATS NON-FICTION DIGITAL Passage for GOOGLE SLIDES. Teach informational text INTERACTIVELY with vocabulary work, comprehension questions, notetaking, and expository writing. Use during guided reading, whole-class instruction, or for individual learning and on GOOGLE CLASSROOM. This can be used for f
Teaching Science/Animal/Mammal through Close Reading and Fine Arts with GLAD strategies. Materials include lesson plans, activity pages, and posters with both student version and teacher version (with teaching scripts).Major components of the product:- Student Package: - 1 Info Organizer- 2 Reading
I love the fall season! After our students return from Fall Break, I start teaching informational reading and informative writing. What better topic in October than bats! (And spiders… check out my TeachersPayTeachers store for my complex text unit on spiders!) This unit can take 1-2 weeks, dependin
This is a COMMON CORE alligned CLOSE READ lesson of the poem CASEY AT THE BAT. Poem is included.
This is a great CLOSE READ lesson that has a great template teachers can follow to create 3rd through 6th grade lessons of their own.
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This close reading resource is made just for students in kindergarten and first grade! Using a short text allows young students to stay focused while using powerful
Close Reading is a reading strategy in which readers critically examine a text through repeated readings. Close reading allows students to dig deeper into the text and answer the who, what, when, where, why, and how. It helps our little learners to look for story structure patterns, new vocabulary,