Learn all about America's 16th President with this interesting and kid-friendly Magic Tree House Fact Tracker Abraham Lincoln Reading Unit and integrate Common Core and higher level reading skills into every lesson. This informational text unit integrates the Common Core principles of higher order thinking questions and using text details and examples to support answers.
This reading unit contains:
* Common Core based higher level thinking questions for each chapter. These questions are similar to close read questions and promote analysis of text rather than just recall. Questions require evidence and details from the story to allow students to practice citing text, an essential Common Core skill.
* Vocabulary activities- 10 vocabulary words with student-friendly definitions, vocabulary activities (that can be used as a center or HW packet), and a vocabulary quiz
*Writing activities- Open ended question based on Common Core standards and sample PARCC assessment questions. Research report directions and record sheet for note taking to develop a research report.
Pair with the fiction text Magic Tree House: Abe Lincoln at Last! for a fun history/social studies unit. You may be interested in this paired reading unit:
Magic Tree House Abe Lincoln At Last Common Core Reading Unit
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