This resource includes two close reading lessons on nonfiction text features designed around the mentor text, "Biggest, Strongest, Fastest" by Steve Jenkins.
The lesson includes the following:
-Anchor chart recommendations
-Suggested, alternative texts
-Ideas for workshop time
-Suggested dialogue for teacher
Lessons can be used in a single period or be stretched out over the course of the week. These lesson are part of a fourth six weeks curriculum bundle for first grade.