This is an Apple Unit. I chose 1 book as an interactive read aloud for the week. The unit is set up as days and also include I can statements for the each lesson. This unit is connected to the Common Core. It addresses 1st grade standards. This unit includes learning about apple trees and the seasons.
• Ask and answer such questions about key details in a text.
•Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate understanding of their central message or lesson.
•Use illustrations and details to describe characters or events.
•Make connections between self, text, and the world around them.
•Compare and contrast adventures and experiences of characters in stories.
•Identify the main purpose of a text, including what the author wants to answer, explain, or describe.
It also includes the skills and vocabulary the students need to know and higher order thinking questions.