This unit was developed to help students understand how to refer to the text when answering questions. If follows the writing shift that is outlined in the common core standards. It is a perfect introduction to use at the beginning of the year or anytime!!!
•Vocabulary (cards and text talk)
•Poster (can be used for whole group or included in journal as a reminder for students)
•Sort (examples and nonexamples of text based evidence)
•Stories and short response cards with recording sheet
•Differentiated Instruction (stories on labels for journal responses)
•Anchor lesson (using the text Enemy Pie)
•Commonly misspelled words chart
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