This read-aloud pack includes rigorous text dependent questions, differentiated graphic organizers, response to text writing activities including a craftivity, and detailed lesson plans to help you meet several core standards while maintaining your tradition of reading aloud for pleasure. You will guide students to use evidence from the text to deepen their understanding of the story and respond in meaningful ways.
These lesson plans will guide you through 3-5 daily close reading lessons. Each day students will interact with the book for a different purpose and then complete a corresponding activity.
This pack includes:
- Detailed Lesson Plan with Examples
- Text Dependent Questions
- Story Map Graphic Organizers
- Feelings Graphic Organizer
- Illustrations/Text Graphic Organizer
- What I Would do with my Shadow Writing Pages
- Craftivity Instructions and Pattern
To teach these lessons you will need:
Groundhog's Runaway Shadow by David Biedrzycki
This read-aloud is included in our February K-1 Read-Aloud Activities Bundle
. For one month of read-alouds that meet the Core Standards, you can purchase the bundle at a 25% discount!
The February K-1 Read-Aloud Bundle
You Will Be My Friend
Groundhog's Runaway Shadow
Love is My Favorite Thing
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