Suggestions for use:-Use in a literacy center/guided reading/strategy group
-Laminate to use with dry erase markers in a center, or for students to use over and over again.
No Colored Printer?-Use it on your SMARTBoard to make it interactive/save paper!
-Print as transparencies to use time and time again!
This pack includes the following 8 graphic organizers:
Character Traits Graphic Organizer with the following I CAN Statement:
I can describe in depth a character drawing on specific details in the text (e.g., a character’s thoughts, words, or actions). RL.4.3
Main Idea and Details Graphic Organizer with the following I CAN Statement: I can determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details and summarize the text. RI.4.2
Identify Theme with Text Based Evidence with the following I CAN Statement:
I can determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text; summarize the text. RL.4.2
Making Inferences with Text Based Evidence with the following I CAN Statement:
I can refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text. RL.4.1
Integrating Sources (for Informational Text)-Excellent for research. Includes the following I CAN Statement:
I can integrate information from two texts on the same topic in order to write or speak about the subject knowledgeably. RI.4.9
Text Structure Graphic Organizers- Comparison Graphic Organizer, Cause and Effect Graphic Organizer, and Problem and Solution Graphic Organizer). Includes the following I CAN Statement on each one:
I can describe the overall structure (e.g., comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in a text or part of a text. RI.4.5