Learn about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy and help to keep his dream alive with your little learners.
This rigorous literacy packet is designed for ADVANCED first graders, on-level second graders, and third graders reading below grade level.
The packet includes an original six page biography (including the cover page) that is designed with text features including illustrations, photographs, captions, as well as thinking prompts on most pages to encourage active, strategic reading.
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Use for Guided Reading groups, literacy intervention (3rd grade and above), literacy centers, literacy circles, whole class, and small groups. Some activities such as the vocabulary cards and sequencing activities can be used in centers.
*MLK Was, Had, Did graphic organizer
*MLK- KWL organizer
*Peace graphic organizer- looks like, feels like, sounds like
*(15) vocabulary words- Tier 2 and Tier 3. There are (15) word and picture cards and (15) word and definition cards
*(6) page nonfiction biography of MLK- one cover page and (5) pages of text- done in color with black text. Make copies and staple together.
*Bubble Map- to list important facts and/or to record vocabulary words and definitions
*Sequence (based on chronological text structure) activity
*Reader response worksheet
*(3) Writing toppers with writing prompts
*(3) stationery sheets
Common Core State Standards Alignment
Reading Informational Text
Key Ideas and Details
2.1- Ask and answer questions as who, what…
Craft and Structure
2.4- Determine the meaning of words and phrases in a text
2.5- Know and use various text features to locate key facts or information efficiently
2.2 -Write informative/explanatory texts in which they introduce a topic, use facts and definitions to develop points, and provide a concluding statement or section.
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