This is what happens when Chit Chat Messages & Close Reading Collide! This resource is perfect to use for Shared Reading and Interactive Writing in a K & 1 classroom. This resource can be used with a Penguin or Winter Animals theme or as a stand alone Reading & Writing lessons and activi
This Penguin Unit was created to help us meet the Common Core standards while still using a fun penguin theme! There are many “parts” included in this unit (far more than we can show in the thumbnails). Please see the list below and our preview for more information!
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Wanting to know what Rooted in Reading is all about before purchasing the bundle or monthly units? Or would you like to add another book to your collection? This one-week special edition will give you a taste of how our Rooted in Reading Program runs. It will also provide great reading instruction t
Perfect for your blended or hybrid learning model! Pre-loaded to Google Slides and Seesaw.This printable or digital penguin informational read-aloud lesson plan pack includes rigorous text dependent questions, differentiated graphic organizers, response to text writing activities including a craftiv
* Follows Common Core Standards *This 42-page booklet-style Novel Study (a total 85 pages including answer key) is designed to follow students throughout the entire book.The questions are based on reading comprehension, strategies and skills. The novel study is designed to be enjoyable and keep the
With this resource, students learn about penguins while practicing essential reading comprehension skills including main idea, context clues, vocabulary, and text features.To complete this activity, students will:Read each page, using context clues to fill in the missing information. Determine main
Are your kids at different instructional levels but still want to cover specific reading skills and strategies using the same book? Then, this book and this pack are just what you are looking for.
This packet was created to use with the book Tacky the Penguin by Helen Lester.
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Engage your students in reading nonfiction text and working on nonfiction reading comprehension with this Penguin Nonfiction Reading Unit. This unit is filled with high interest nonfiction reading about penguins, reading comprehension activities for before reading, during reading and after reading
Penguins! Primary non fiction reading passages, non fiction text features, reading and writers workshop lesson plans and resources!This 124 page resource is what you need to implement ELA Common Core Standards in your classroom. It includes original nonfiction articles for close reading on penguins
Includes TpT Digital Version for Google Classroom remote learning.Create a Penguin Disguise with this Winter STEAM Activity and Unique Writing Activity! Students draw a Penguin and create a Penguin disguise for it! After they have completed their Penguin Disguise, students learn about what it means
This low prep resource includes a polar bear reading comprehension passage, a penguin reading comprehension passage, comprehension questions for both passages, and a snowball fight or scavenger hunt activity. Students will learn about the differences and similarities between penguins and polar bear
This 197 page Penguin Unit contains a variety of penguin activities. Everything is included for a complete penguin unit, with penguin reading passages, penguin research projects, penguin crafts, and more. Very little teacher prep required – just print and teach!!!Perfect for your upcoming penguin
This 159 page resource pack is filled with worksheets, posters, graphic organizers, INB pages, games, centers, and more! Everything you need to supplement this story...all in one place! A 30 question selection test is included as well.
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This Penguin unit Research Report contains everything students need to complete a penguin research report project. Penguin reading passages, penguin research report booklet, penguin posters, creative templates, worksheets, graphic organizers, and writing pages are included. 17 different full color
This is a fun Close Read all about penguins targeted for First Grade (and high Kinder), but I've included additional challenging pages for 2nd. Pack includes article (info page) with response page, Penguin Fun Facts with response page, writing and reflecting pages, parts of a penguin labeling page,
Digital Self-Checking Boom Cards are a great way to help your students learn and practice their skills. This set focuses on Nonfiction Text Features. This deck features mutliple choice questions centered around Emperor Penguin nonfiction reading passages.Aligned to Reading StandardsProduct Include
These nonfiction leveled reading passages will be a HIT with every student in your class no matter their reading level. These texts will contain facts and nonfiction information about penguins. Each reading task card will get the students to delve deeper into the text by reading and responding direc
This penguins main idea and details resource includes 10 penguin themed reading comprehension passages for primary grades in two different versions. Download Penguins Preview FileThis packet is aligned with 1st grade common core, but can be used with other grade levels depending on reading proficie
The teaching of Main Idea and Supporting Details is perhaps the most challenging of reading skills to teach. For this reason, I have put in a tremendous effort to design a Powerpoint presentation to accompany the Treasures Reading Program selection of, "Penguin Chick" that will not only most certai
PENGUINS Close Reading Activities
This Close Reading Made Easy packet focuses on Penguins. It is a perfect stand alone activity for the winter months / January or a complement to a unit on penguins. It ties in well when teaching about animal adaptations, animal research or doing a unit on Polar Reg
Give students practice with close reading with this fun, nonfiction article. The text is broken down into 5 headings - Types of Penguins, What They Eat, Where They Live, Special Features (adaptations), and Baby Penguins.This article has ten text dependent questions to match the passage. Skills such
This product contains everything you need to teach the weekly selection, "Penguin Chick" using the Reading Street Common Core Edition (2013) with fidelity. (Material for all five instructional days is included) This PowerPoint presentation contains direct links to the supplemental resources needed t
This unit includes 6 lesson plans that are common core aligned to go with the book, Penguins by Emily Bone, but can be used with any penguin nonfiction book. It also provides anchor charts to teach each topic and worksheets or activities to reinforce ideas.
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Your kids will love learning about the Arctic animals with these pop-up cards! You get 8 different pop-up cards that cover polar bears, caribou, arctic foxes, arctic hares, snowy owls, beluga whales, and harp seals. I have also included penguins although they are not an Arctic animal just because ki