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This set provides several days of close reading lessons and is based upon the Native American folktale “How Bear Lost His Tail.”
The set includes a text version of the story with graphics so students can have their own copy of the text to write on and interact with. The story is followed by several close reading activities to further enhance the text. Activities include vocabulary, "W and How” questions, story elements, character analysis, compare/contrast characters, author’s theme, and response to literature. There are a variety of activities to meet the differentiated needs of students in grades 2-4.
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This story is also available in the Fables, Folktales, and Fairy Tales Bundle Pack available here.