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Informational Text: Cat and Dog Freebie is a free packet containing 2 informational learning activities on a British Shorthair cat and a French Bulldog (Frenchie). Each sheet requires students to read and answer key details focused on the history, personality, and body attributes and includes the “I can” statement: I can read and answer key details about (the featured animal). Each sheet also includes a text element such as a chart or glossary and a question requiring its use.
★ Use as a mini-reading lesson focused on key details or text elements to increase reading of informational text.
★ Use as center work, for early finishers, as homework or as assessments.
Teach and give students practice:
★ answering questions with key details using Common Core focused informational text
★ using text elements such as charts, diagrams and glossaries to help reading understanding
★ writing and illustrating their own animal report using the enclosed graphic organizer and special report paper
We created informational text packets to give our kiddos practice with essential reading skills in a format that maximizes their independence. We hope it works well for your students too!
This Resource Includes:
★ 2 Informational Texts
★ Answer Keys for All Informational Texts
Each Informational Text Page Includes:
★ I CAN Statement:
Written in student-friendly language, I CAN statements can help students understand the learning objective.
★ Creative Component:
Each page asks students to stretch their creative muscles while answering a comprehension question using information gathered from the passage or text feature.
Each informational text includes a short passage designed to be easily read during a mini-lesson or with a small reading group.
★ Text Feature:
Each page has features a text element such as a chart or glossary to help reading understanding.
Each sheet requires students to answer questions focused on the key details in the passage.
Text Features Included in this Set:
★ British Shorthair Cat
★ French Bulldog / Frenchie
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