Close Reading Lessons: This bundle includes 4 close reading lessons for you to teach quarterly. The lessons focus on the books, Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse by Kevin Henkes, Pumpkin Circle by George Levenson, The Emperor's Egg by Martin Jenkins and Sylvester and the Magic Pebble by William Steig. They are complete and “easy to follow” detailed lessons to help teachers teach students how to think and understand what they are reading.
They each include the following:
•color coded scripts for easy reading with text dependent questions for all three readings
•vocabulary cards ready to print
•posters for introducing various concepts
•choices for performance task activities
•2 rubrics to evaluate students’ performance task activities (kindergarten and first grade)
•template for printing post-it notes with all questions for easy reference during the readings
•directions for “how to print” on post-its
•colorful photos showing examples
•headers and pictures to create your charts
•helpful hints page for getting organized before launching lessons
This packet includes everything you need to dive into close reading success throughout the year!
For a more detailed description and preview please check out each individual lesson.
Sylvester and the Magic Pebble
Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse