Determining Importance Activities and Interactive Read Aloud Plan

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Amanda Richardson
Grade Levels
K - 1st
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Another BRILLIANT resource from Amanda Richardson! Highly engaging and so helpful in clarifying the important events in read-alouds! Thank you!
I really like how engaging this set is. I also like how it breaks this concept down day by day for the students so they don't feel rushed to understand it all in one day!
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Are you ready to dive into determining importance with your readers? Are you not sure which books to use or how to use them to teach this reading strategy? This interactive read aloud lesson plan set has 7 days of making inferences activities and easy to follow lesson plans that are perfect for the first grade or kindergarten classroom during interactive read aloud time.


Inside you will find:

  • Interactive Read Aloud Notes
  • Reading Strategy Notes
  • Example Teaching Schedule
  • Reading Strategy Anchor Chart
  • Reader’s Toolbox Strategy Tool
  • *NEW* Each lesson has sticky notes for books, vocabulary cards, and a vocabulary activity page
  • Lesson 1: Introducing Determining Importance: What is Important?
  • Lesson 2: Determining Importance: Using Story Elements
  • Lesson 3: Determining Importance: Important vs. Extra Details
  • Lesson 4: Determining Importance: Conversations With a Partner
  • Lesson 5: Determining Importance: Using Nonfiction Text
  • Lesson 6: Determining Importance: Nonfiction Detail Sort
  • Lesson 7: Determining Importance On My Own
  • Digital Components: Digital Resource Guide and Links for digital anchor charts and assessment page

If you are looking for more read aloud lessons, I have monthly read aloud resources for the whole school year! August | September| October| November | December | January | February | March | April | May

Please let me know if you have any questions! I am happy to help you!

Happy Teaching!

Amanda Richardson

Mrs. Richardson's Class

Total Pages
62 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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