This is a guided reading activity packet based on the book "Astronauts" by Julie Connal, Illustrated by Marjorie Scott. This book was published by Wright Group/McGraw-Hill. It is a nonfiction text at Level K. It is categorized as Early Fluency and has 171 words.
This 8 page file contains a teacher guide with vocabulary words and definitions, questions & answers, suggestions for phonics discussion, and activities. The file has a student sheet with vocabulary and questions with lines for answers. There is an internet scavenger hunt (student sheet and answer key), a long vowel word ladder (student sheet and answer key), and two writing pages. The teacher guide page includes suggested writing prompts. One writing page is for primary writers (top, middle, bottom writing lines). The other writing page contains single lines for older students.
This lesson is designed for a first grade student with gifted abilities in reading but difficulty with comprehension. It can be used with students at any grade who are reading at Level K.