These plans are for use with the Journeys reading series lesson 5 anchor text: Animals Building Homes leveled readers: A Busy Beaver TL I; Busy Bees TL L; and The Lives of Ants TL O.
Skills covered are: Text and Graphic Features, phrasing and expression, read like a storyteller; common final blends, nd, ng, nk, nt, ft, xt; plural nouns. These are 5 day plans for your guided reading groups using these little books. There are discussion questions for each day with suggestions for oral answers and written answers in their reading journal. There is a place for daily anecdotal notes.
Respond to Writing open ended prompts are sold separately, follow the link below:
Journey's Unit 1, Lesson 6 GR Level Readers Open-Ended Writing Prompts
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