This informational read-aloud pack includes rigorous text dependent questions, differentiated graphic organizers, response to text writing activities including a craftivity, and detailed lesson plans to help you meet several core standards while maintaining your tradition of reading aloud for pleasure and to learn information. You will guide students to use evidence from the text to deepen their understanding about penguins and respond in meaningful ways.
These lesson plans will guide you through 3-5 daily close reading lessons. Each day students will interact with the book for a different purpose and then complete a corresponding activity.
To teach these lessons you will need the book:
Penguins! by Anne Schreiber
This pack includes:
- Detailed Lesson Plan with Examples
- Text Dependent Questions
- Asking Questions Graphic Organizer
- Comparing Text to Illustrations Graphic Organizer
- Writing pages
- Penguin Art Piece with Instructions, Template, and Example
This read-aloud is included in our January Interactive Read-Aloud Activities Bundle
for Kinder and 1st. For one month of read-alouds that meet the Core Standards, you can purchase the bundle at a 25% discount!
The January Read-Aloud Activities Bundle
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Bear Snores On
Snowman At Night
The Snowy Day
If you like this product, then you will LOVE all of our other interactive read-alouds.
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You can also purchase A Year of Interactive Read-Aloud Activities for K and 1st
at a 30% discount!
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"Great resource and informative writing"
"Short and sweet and great graphics - the kids didn't realize how much reading and writing they were doing! "
This pack can also be purchased in our Informational Interactive Read-Aloud Bundle 2
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