This read-aloud pack includes rigorous text dependent questions, differentiated graphic organizers, response to text writing activities including a craftivity, and detailed lesson plans to help you meet several core standards while maintaining your tradition of reading aloud for pleasure. You will guide students to use evidence from the text to deepen their understanding of the story and respond in meaningful ways.
These lesson plans will guide you through 3-5 daily close reading lessons. Each day students will interact with the book for a different purpose and then complete a corresponding activity.
This pack includes:
- Detailed Lesson Plan with full-size Samples
- Text Dependent Questions and Answer Keys
- Story Events Graphic Organizer
- Character Close-Up Graphic Organizer
- Text and Illustration Connection Graphic Organizer
- I Feel Cranky When...Writing in Response to Text Page
- Crankenstein Craft Instructions and Template
To teach these lessons you will need:
Crankenstein by Samantha Berger
This read-aloud is included in our October Interactive Read-Aloud Activities Bundle
for Kinder and 1st. For one month of read-alouds that meet the Core Standards, you can purchase the bundle at a 20% discount!
The October Interactive Read-Aloud Activities Bundle
for Kinder and 1st includes:
Ghost in the House
Skeleton Meets the Mummy
Turkey Trick or Treat
Download our Scope and Sequence
to see how we have aligned each of our K-1 Interactive Read-alouds with the CCSS standards.
If you like this product, then you will LOVE all of our other interactive read-alouds.
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You can also purchase A Year of Interactive Read-Aloud Activities for K and 1st
at a 30% discount!
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