Community Helpers Activities Reading Comprehension Unit Book Companions

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This fun unit was created for to focus on community helpers and work on the reading strategy text to world. There are loads of other goodies to work on as well. This unit includes daily lesson plans, posters, parent connect letter, an original strategy song, comprehension strategies, literacy connections, extension activities, sort activities, and crafts. The literature used in this unit is On the Town by Caseley, Officer Buckle & Gloria by Rathman, Fly Guy Presents Fire Fighters by Arnold, Froggy Goes to the Doctor by London, The Little Red Hen by Galdone and recently added Fly Guy Presents Police Officers by Arnold. There are 4 bonus mini digital readers included too that you view on the BOOM learning platform. There is a police officer craft, a fire fighter craft, a farmer craft, a little red hen craft, and a doctor craft. In addition there are suggestions for creating a noun town or building a class community. It is all you will need and more to introduce, cover, and teach this concept. 


Read about this fun week Community Helpers Blog Post

This is part of a weekly series of units covering different reading strategies throughout the year. Guided Reading with a Purpose MEGA BUNDLE.

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@MEGAN MITCHELL

©GUIDED READING WITH A PURPOSE

***BONUS 4 Mini Reader BOOM DECKS INCLUDED***

**IMPORTANT NOTES FOR THE TECHNOLOGY PIECES**

Some of this resource is in Google Slides format. You will NEED TO HAVE ACCESS to GOOGLE SLIDES to use this resource. It is also helpful to have GOOGLE CLASSROOM but not necessary. It will help you easily send the activities to your students.

Please note: I am not affiliated or associated with Google, nor do they endorse this resource. 

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There are also blank templates so you can incorporate any book with the literacy connections.

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