This Five Day Close Read feature a Moose who is determined to make the Perfect Christmas
for his family. However, he ends up with one big problem that he needs to find a solution if it is going to be the perfect Christmas. The main focus of this Christmas Close Read is on Problem and Solution. You will enjoy this story and knowing you have your week of ELA planned out for you.
This set covers the following skills:
• What do the Author and Illustrator do?
• Sequencing Story
• Antonyms and Synonyms
• Teaching students howto dig deeper into text
• Story Comprehension
• Story Elements
This Close Read Inlcudes:
• 4 Focus Questions that require students to
• Think, Write, Make Text to Self Connections, and Illustrate
• 8 Digging Deeper Story Comprehension Cards
• 12 Illustrated Vocabulary Cards
• 5 Days of Detailed Lesson Plans
This Close Read of MOOSELTOE, by Margie Palatini is recommended for Kindergarten through 3rd Grade, but can be used for Struggling Readers and ELL students in Upper Grades.
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DECEMBER 4 SET CLOSE READS
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