Third Grade Reading Unit Mini Lessons: Nonfiction Reading: Expository Texts
• Introducing Readers to Expository Nonfiction – Key ideas and Details
• Responding to the Text with Reactions and Questions, and Reading on to Draw Conclusions
• Learning New Vocabulary and Speaking Like an Expert
• Reading a nonfiction text set critically and analytically
There are 15 easy to follow scripted lessons.
The lessons have easy daily scripts for the teacher to use during the reading workshop lesson. Each mini lesson includes a connection, teaching point, active engagement, link, mid-workshop teaching point, share time, recommended mentor text and the common core standard met.