This freebie includes a list of mentor texts for each of the following key reading strategies for literature:
Point of View
Compare and Contrast
Mentor texts are a great tool to use with students as part of a reading mini-lesson. My hope is that the lists included will help you easily find some great picture books to add to your collection of lesson ideas for each of the strategies listed.
Please check out my blog for more information on 5 Reasons to Use Mentor Texts with Big Kids.
Also, if you are looking for more resources for reading, please take a look at these units that I've created for grades 3 - 5:
Characters, Settings, and Events
Themes in Literature
Inferences Using Literature/a>
Compare and Contrast and More: Stories, Myths and Traditional Literature
Figurative Language: Common Core
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