How I Became a Pirate: A Literature Unit

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Michelle Oakes
Grade Levels
1st - 2nd
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40 pages
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  1. Hey teacher friends! My reading unit bundle is now here! These Shared Reading Units help to focus on the Common Core Standards while enjoying some of our favorite picture books, both fiction and nonfiction. These lessons are completely ready to print and go. Some lessons are differentiated. Shared R
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How I Became a Pirate is one of my all time favorite books to teach. Do you need an amazing unit to target specific literacy skills? This unit includes 9 lesson plans that are common core aligned to go with the book, How I Became a Pirate by Melinda Long. It also provides anchor charts to teach each topic and worksheets or activities to reinforce ideas. The unit has super easy to follow along directions!

Topics Covered:
- Asking and Answering Questions
- Comprehension and Vocabulary (Text Talk Lesson)
- Key Details and Ideas
- Main Idea
- Character Traits
- Character Change
- In Your Opinion (Pros and Cons) Opinion Writing
- Point of View
- Shades of Meaning Vocab

- Lesson Plans
- Directions
- Worksheets
- Cutouts

This Unit Is Perfect For:
- Literacy Skills Practice

- Quick Assessments

- Fun Activities

- Teaching Lessons

- Reading 1-1
- Enrichment

Supports Common Core Standards:
- RL Standard 1
- RL Standard 2
- RL Standard 3
- RL Standard 4
- Writing Standard 1
- RL Standard 6
- Language Standard 1.6D

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Total Pages
40 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 Week
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