Differentiate your science lesson about the life cycle of the butterfly with these differentiated readers!
★ PLUS illustrated vocabulary cards for pocket chart or word wall
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Available as a PowerPoint, too!
3 versions of each book:
1) Full Color Illustrations
2) Black and White Illustrations
3) Versions For Students to Illustrate to Show Comprehension
8 Pages Per Book (cover and 7 pages).
Level 1: “Butterfly Life Cycle” is an emergent reader, simple sight words with picture clues for the other vocabulary words: eggs, caterpillar, eat, spin, chrysalis, butterfly, life, cycle
Sight Words: a, the, is, can, here, are, this, out, comes
Level 2: is a harder version, more sight words, picture clues, and longer sentences.
Additional Sight Words: to, and, it, little, on, of, big, gets, when, begin, grow, inside, called, changes
Other Additional Vocabulary: lays, hatches, metamorphosis
Level 3: is the hardest version with words sight words such as: has, not, will, be, does, from, again, small, tiny, about, before, four, five, day, ready, keep, very, fast, because, several, round, spend, time, full
Other Vocabulary: female, skin, larvae, stage, shed, molting, adult
Use for guided reading, and send home for extra practice.
Version 1 of each level: High frequency words and full color illustrations help younger learners to use their reading strategies: pictures, phonics and context.
Version 2 of each level: Same text, but black and white illustrations for students to read and color.
Version 3 of each level: Same text but without illustrations. Students show their comprehension skills by creating their own illustrations.