Read and Research Like a Detective! Speak and Write Like a Reporter!
This pack provides Guided Reading, Speaking and Listening, and Analytical Writing resources to help students master Common Core State Standards using McGraw Hill’s Reading Wonders
This packet is based on the First Grade, Florida Edition's edition of Reading Wonders: Unit 5, Week 2, featuring the story, A Bird Named Fern.
The Resources for Guided and Shared Reading support Common Core State Standards:
LACC.1.RF.3.3.b Decode regularly spelled one-syllable words.
LACC.1.RF.3.3.g Recognize and read grade-appropriate irregularly spelled words
LACC.1.RL.2.6 Identify who is telling the story at various points in a text.
The Speaking and Listening Skills resources included in the
pack support Common Core State Standards:
LACC.1.RL.1.1 Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
LACC.1.RL.1.2 Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate understanding of their central message or lesson.
LACC.1.RL.1.3 Describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details.
LACC.1.RL.1.7 Use illustrations and details in a story to describe its characters, setting, or events.
LACC.1.SL.1.1 Participate in collaborative conversations with diverse partners about grade 1 topics and texts with peers and adults in small and larger groups.
LACC.1.L.1.1 Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
The Analytical Writing resources provided support Common Core State Standards:
LACC.4.W.3.9 Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.
LACC.1.W.1.1 Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
LACC.1.W.1.2 Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.