My Reluctant Teen Readers_Dr. Ruby Dog_the Diabetic Alert Dog

My Reluctant Teen Readers_Dr. Ruby Dog_the Diabetic Alert Dog
My Reluctant Teen Readers_Dr. Ruby Dog_the Diabetic Alert Dog
My Reluctant Teen Readers_Dr. Ruby Dog_the Diabetic Alert Dog
My Reluctant Teen Readers_Dr. Ruby Dog_the Diabetic Alert Dog
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A heart warming, human interest story about a 2 year old child that would have died from complications of diabetes if it wasn't for her diabetic alert dog, Ruby. A 9 question test with answer key is included, as well as 2 links to YouTube about the story of Ruby and another about a teen who uses a diabetic alert dog. INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO DOWNLOAD FROM YOUTUBE IS ALSO INCLUDED!

Story provides real life experiences for those students who have diabetes. A discussion can follow on what diabetes is, how to help a fellow students who is having a diabetic episode, and to let students know they are not alone and there are some alternatives.

Students are tested on: vocabulary, figurative language, the use of acronyms, and inference. The story also supports the common core standards. Also helps students think about possible job choices in the area of animal behavior/training.

Provides a spring board to other discussion on how animals can serve in other capacities as well.
Total Pages
4 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
1 hour
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