In Black History Month Biography - Close Read SAMPLE PRODUCT, by the2teachers, you will get an eight page sample of our full product. Download this, use it and come back to get the full product. *This product was featured in TPT's weekly newsletter.
This product contains the one page biography with close read focuses for five reads for George Washington Carver, a recording sheet for each read, a tic-tac-toe choice board to extend learning/understanding/research, a biography page to share learning.
The following description allows you to see all that is contained in the full product.
WHAT IS INCLUDED?
You will get 8 one page biography pages with reading focuses for each read, a recording sheet for close read focusing, an extending learning tic-tac-toe choice board, and a one page biography report. Additionally, there is a bonus idea for using information in other ways to help integrate social studies learning.
WHO IS INCLUDED FOR THE BIOGRAPHIES IN THE FULL PRODUCT?
- George Washington Carver (included in the free sample product)
- Harriet Tubman
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
- Rosa Parks
- Booker T. Washington
- Frederick Douglass
- Ruby Bridges
- Barack Obama
WHAT CAN I EXPECT FROM THE EACH BIOGRAPHY?
Each biography is only one page long (please look at the preview). The biographies that are provided are an overview biography. This was done, so students could research individuals in more depth in order to complete the tasks in the tic-tac-toe choice boards. This allows for the integration of more learning - reading, comprehension, text features, research, social studies skills, etc. On each biography page is a clipart drawing of the individual. These are drawings and not photographs.
WHAT SKILLS WILL MY STUDENTS PRACTICE?
For each biography, students will be expected to read it 5 times - each time with a different focus. (More advanced readers may be able to combine readings/skill focuses - you're the expert, you should make that choice)
- initial thoughts and questioning the text
- main idea and details
- Author's Craft and Text Features
- make a connection
- thinking deeper about the passage
TELL ME MORE ABOUT THE GRAPHICS
The graphics are primarily black and white. The color contained within the product will print in gray scale.
OTHER THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW
Please take the time to look at the thumbnails and the preview to see a sample of the format of this product.
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