This Packet includes close reading activities for all 5 Chapters of the First Grade Exemplar Text (according to CCSS) for Frog and Toad Together.
Close reading is a strategy which requires students to read and revisit short, complex passages. Its purpose is to help students uncover layers of meaning that lead to deep comprehension.
1. Reading and rereading the text to gather meaning. Discussing character, setting, plot, etc. students will become familiar with the text/passage.
2. Highlighting important vocabulary words and using context clues to figure out the meaning of those words.
3. Guide students towards providing evidence and support while answering deeper comprehensions questions.
*All 5 Chapters and activities are included (Vocabulary, Setting/Character Activities, Problem Solution, -word ending search; Comprehension Questions)
*Interactive Notebook Pages
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