This file contains a 5 page Common Core Read Aloud Lesson for Ruth Heller's, Chickens Aren't the Only Ones. This book is great with your spring life cycles units!
The lesson includes prereading vocabulary and book introduction which includes a "Think, Pair, Share", picture walk and graphic organizer to activate prior knowledge. It also includes postreading comprehension/discussion questions, a cooperative group task (with directions for carrying out) and a write and draw response that makes a great bulletin board. And...it is Common Core aligned!
This file does not contain the book "Chickens Aren't the Only Ones"