Close reading means digging deeper into the meaning of a text selection. This amazing unit contains 44 engaging stories and 44 corresponding activities that help students learn how to reread a text and dig deeper into its content and meaning. Students will learn how to use crayons to highlight or underline selected parts of each text. They will be challenged to connect their own views and opinions to the content of a text. Finally, students will be given the opportunity to create a question related to the story. Your class will become more aware of the importance of reading for meaning. Soon they will begin to predict which words and sentences are the significant parts of a new text. Don’t miss out on this excellent
resource that will make teaching the skill of “digging deeper” a very
enjoyable part of your curriculum.