Studying animals? Add this literacy center resource to enhance your animal unit!!! This unit is perfect to use with the Journeys 1st grade reading series, and follows along with Unit 2 Lesson 7, How Animals Communicate. Although it can also be used as a supplement for any animal unit. This unit includes a total of 4 literacy center activities, along with a writing prompt and 1 listening center response page. Each center is Common Core aligned, and offers differentiated response pages to meet the needs of all of your learners!!
The skills that are covered in this pack are: High Frequency Word practice (animal, how, make, of, some, why), reading and rhyming short i words, reading and writing words with -r blends, using commas in a series, writing sentences, finding the main idea and supporting details in a text, and informative writing.
Each center also comes with an "I can" reference page. This saves a TON of time answering questions about directions!! Simply print the cards and place at each center for a quick review of the directions!