Are you looking for ideas to motivate your students? This engaging 5 day lesson aligns to ELA common core with text based questions, vocabulary decoding, writing prompts, extensions, and rubrics. Great for small group or whole group instruction! It's a wonderful addition for Read Across America Week or use for Earth Day! Use the rubric or download my self-grading rubric center!
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