This is an authentic piece of literature you may find in your media center, but it appears in Grade 3 Scott Foresman Reading Street Basal.
Here are four Common Core Aligned Literacy Centers in both formats of differentiation depending on your teaching style:
Product Differentiation-Choice Menu for independent seatwork while you pull your guided reading groups
Process Differentiation-Literacy centers for collaborative groups that are assigned depending on levels of readiness or interests
This product utilizes Thinking Maps. Please Google if you are unfamiliar to help you effectively prepare.
There is also five suggested academic vocabulary words and suggestions for facilitating 10 minute mini lessons daily during the week.