his packet was designed to be used during guided reading with the book "Growl! A Book About Bears" (Hello Reader). It covers a variety of comprehension skills and offers various types of activities to hit different learning styles.
The design of the packet lends itself to be used with ANY informational text about bears.
This packet would also provide a solid framework for student research on bears. The pages cover "types of bears, eating habits, hunting, shelter, winter months, and cubs."
Comprehension skills include:
*synthesizing information (trading cards)
*supportive evidence for responses
*extension to self and other animals
This packet was developed for students who benefit from low readability text and higher level reading skills.