Poem "Oda a la tortuga" by Pablo Neruda. Reading comprehension questions from the textbook Ven Conmigo Level 3. Oda a la tortuga can also be easily found online.
This is a great ode to review the Preterit and introduce students to Pablo Neruda. I also have this ode included in my Galapagos Islands unit. Great way to make connections to other disciplines.
Here's a link for the ode:
Common Core Standards:
Identify the main idea and most supporting details contained in culturally authentic materials using electronic information and other sources related to targeted themes.
Recognize familiar words and phrases understand the main idea and infer the meaning of some highly contextualized unfamiliar spoken or written words in culturally authentic materials using electronic information and other sources related to targeted themes.
Infer the meaning of some unfamiliar words and phrases in academic and formal contexts.
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