Map Skills Readers - Differentiate! 3 Reading Levels + Vocabulary

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Differentiate your teaching for K/1 students with these differentiated readers!

★ 3 Different Reading Levels

★ ★ PLUS Pocket chart vocabulary cards included
(with illustrations on many vocabulary pocket chart cards).

8 Pages Per Book (cover and 7 pages).
3 versions of each book

★ 9 versions in all - Easy Assembly

★ Choices:

1) full color illustrations

2) black and white for students to color, and

3) versions for students to illustrate their own
Level 1: “Maps” is an emergent reader, simple sight words with picture clues for the other vocabulary words: help, map, globe, symbols, key, legend, travel, compass rose

Sight Words: a, is, here, can, have, has, or, and, we, us

Level 2: “Maps” is a harder version, more sight words, picture clues, and longer sentences.

Additional Sight Words: of, on, are, the, so, it, to, what, other, be, how, by

Other Additional Vocabulary: drawing, places, earth, flat, model, sphere, show, where, find, round, tell, means, large, small, people, now, important, tools, learn, illustrated, directions, north, east, south, west

Level 3: “Maps” is the hardest version with words sight words such as: always, from, such, as, use, at, called, also, looks, like, above, see, when, first, later

Other Vocabulary: view, turning, special, shopping, stores, gas station, playground, police, hospital, represent, northeast, southeast, southwest, northwest, far, area

Use for guided reading, and send home for extra practice.
Version 1 of each level: High frequency words and full color illustrations help younger learners
to use their reading strategies: pictures, phonics and context.
Version 2 of each level: Same text, but black and white illustrations for students to read and color.
Version 3 of each level: Same text but without illustrations. Students show their comprehension skills by creating their own illustrations.
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Map Skills Readers - Differentiate!  3 Reading Levels + Vo
Map Skills Readers - Differentiate!  3 Reading Levels + Vo
Map Skills Readers - Differentiate!  3 Reading Levels + Vo
Map Skills Readers - Differentiate!  3 Reading Levels + Vo