FOUR CHRISTMAS/HOLIDAY CLOSE READS are all ready for you for the month of December! Save yourself TIME and MONEY by having your WHOLE MONTH of DECEMBER PLANNED OUT FOR YOU! If this BUNDLE is not for you, each CLOSE READ is also sold separately and in COMBO SETS. Click on the titles below to check out all four previews. These CLOSE READS focuse on the following skills: GENRE, AUTHOR, ILLUSTRATOR, SEQUENCING, ANTONYMS, SYNONYMS, VOCABULARY, DIGGING DEEPER INTO TEXT, COMPARE and CONTRAST, COMPREHENSION, CHARACTERS, SETTING, STORY MAPPING, and GRAPHING. Each CLOSE READ has 3-4 MAIN FOCUS QUESTIONS to choose from that require students to THINK,WRITE, and ILLUSTRATE, 8 STORY COMPREHENSION QUESTIONS for SMALL or WHOLE GROUP INSTRUCTION,7-12 ILLUSTRATED VOCABULARY CARDS, FIVE DAY POEM ACTIVITIES with detailed instructions, 5 DAY LESSON PLANS with detailed instructions, and CRAFT PROJECTS. All you will need to do is print and cut the EASY PREP PRINTABLE for ELA JOURNALS or notebook paper. These four stories will become favorites for you and your students. Each unit focuses on so many COMMON CORE standards and gives instruction for each grade level on how to adjust the lessons each day.
* The Gingerbread Man Retold by Jim Aylesworth
* The Gingerbread Girl By Lisa Campbell Ernst
* The Biggest Christmas Tree Ever By Steven Kroll
* Mooseltoe By Margie Palatini
THE GINGERGBREAD MAN CLOSEREAD
THE GINGER BREAD GIRL CLOSE READ
MOOSELTOE CLOSE READ UNIT
THE BIGGEST CHRISTMAS TREE EVER CLOSE READ UNIT and ACTIVITIES
Be sure and check out ALL my CLOSE READING UNITS by clicking on the link below. Each one is set up in the same way getting students familiar with the way Close Reads work. Although similar, each set focuses on different skills, but are all made to save COPIES, give you choices for your students, make your reading week easy to prep, and your lesson plans are done for you!
CLOSE READING UNITS
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