This OCTOBER CLOSE READ BUNDLE will excite your students for FALL and HALLOWEEN, BATS, teach REAL LIFE SKILLS, FRIENDSHIPS, and SHARING, and COMPARING and CONTRASTING CHARACTERS, and GENRES.. Save yourself TIME and MONEY by having your WHOLE MONTH PLANNED OUT FOR YOU! If this BUNDLE is not for you, each CLOSE READ is also sold separately and in COMBO SETS. Click on the titles below to check out all four previews and see what is covered in each individual set. Some of the skills covered in this bundle are: GENRE, AUTHOR, ILLUSTRATOR, SEQUENCING, ANTONYMS, SYNONYMS, VOCABULARY, DIGGING DEEPER INTO TEXT, COMPARE and CONTRAST, COMPREHENSION, CHARACTERS, SETTING, and daily WRITING. Each CLOSE READ has 3-4 MAIN FOCUS QUESTIONS to choose from that require students to THINK,WRITE, and ILLUSTRATE. Each Close Read comes with a 5 DAY LESSON PLANS with detailed instructions, and CRAFT PROJECTS. All you will need to do is print and cut the EASY PREP PRINTABLE for ELA JOURNALS or notebook paper. These four stories will become favorites for you and your students. Each unit focuses on so many COMMON CORE standards and gives instruction for each grade level on how to adjust the lessons each day.
The Biggest Pumpkin Ever, by Steven Kroll
STELLALUNA, by Janell Cannon
BATS, by National Geographic Kids
JEB SCARECROW'S PUMPKIN PATCH, by Jana Dillon
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The Biggest Pumpkin Ever Close Reading
Jeb Scarecrow's Pumpkin Patch
BATS NONFICTION CLOSE READ
Be sure and check out my other CLOSE READS!!! The format is similar, but focuses on different skills, comes with resources for ALL YEAR, and include craft projects by clicking on the link below.
CLOSE READING UNITS