January 20, 2014 is Martin Luther King Jr. Day this upcoming year and you'll be ready to celebrate with this Emergent Reader Packet! Written for the younger learners (K, 1, 2), this reader is written with many features for your kiddos maximum learning experience. For example:
~dots under words to practice one-to-one and return sweep while reading
~informational text written in words at their level.
~Features sight word, HE on each page; students write it in, into a repetitive sentence at the bottom.
~Appealing illustrations; bright colors
~Space for reflection at the end where students can draw MLK Jr. and draw their own wishes and/or dreams for our world
This is a perfect introduction to nonfiction text for your young students for these reasons. This packet also includes a Teacher's Edition in full color/full page. The Student Readers come in black and white and color versions. A Vocabulary Word Wall is also included so you can preview the text with your students before reading.
This is perfect for small groups and whole groups too! It can be used for MLK Day in January or during February for Black History Month.
This reader is part of my unit, Martin's Dream, which can be found at: