Penguins - Non-Fiction Unit (reading and writing)

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This Penguin Unit was created to help us meet the Common Core standards while still using a fun penguin theme! There are many “parts” included in this unit (far more than we can show in the thumbnails). Please see the list below and our preview for more information!

Penguin Unit Includes:
(114 Pages Total - color and blackline masters)

Penguin Unit Includes:
(73 Pages Total)

Non-Fiction Penguin Books:
(14 pages) Updated book in color
( 9 pages ) student book in color
( 9 pages ) student book in black and white

Printable for every student in your class or to use as a read aloud.


Common Core Aligned Follow-Up Activities for ALL Reading Informational Text Standards:

RI.2
Ask Questions – 2 pages

RI.3
Main Idea and Details – 4 pages
Cause & Effect – 6 pages

RI.4
Vocabulary – 5 pages

RI.5
Text Features – 3 pages

RI.6
Text vs. Pictures – 1 page

RI.7
Illustrations & Key Details – 1 page

RI.8
Authors Reasons – 2 pages

RI.9
Compare & Contrast – 4 pages

Comparing 2 Non-Fiction Texts

Comprehension Questions

Penguin Note Taking Page

Penguin Summary writing

Top 5 Facts

Comparing Penguins and Penguins

Wonderful Words

Captions

Super Sentences

True and False

Non-Fiction Anchor Chart
Expository Writing:
Writing Anchor Chart
Writing Ideas
Prewrite with transition words scaffolded
Prewrite without transition words

Narrative Writing:
Writing Ideas

Opinion Writing:
Writing Anchor Chart
Writing Ideas
Prewrite with transition words scaffolded
Prewrite without transition words

Writing papers for all levels

Includes everything shown in preview plus much more!

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Related Common Core Standards:
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.1.1 Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.1.5 Know and use various text features (e.g., headings, tables of contents, glossaries, electronic menus, icons) to locate key facts or information in a text.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.1.9 Identify basic similarities in and differences between two texts on the same topic (e.g., in illustrations, descriptions, or procedures).
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.5 Know and use various text features (e.g., captions, bold print, subheadings, glossaries, indexes, electronic menus, icons) to locate key facts or information in a text efficiently.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.9 Compare and contrast the most important points presented by two texts on the same topic.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.1 Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.5 Use text features and search tools (e.g., key words, sidebars, hyperlinks) to locate information relevant to a given topic efficiently.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.9 Compare and contrast the most important points and key details presented in two texts on the same topic.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.1.2 Write informative/explanatory texts in which they name a topic, supply some facts about the topic, and provide some sense of closure.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.1.8 With guidance and support from adults, recall information from experiences or gather information from provided sources to answer a question.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.2.2 Write informative/explanatory texts in which they introduce a topic, use facts and definitions to develop points, and provide a concluding statement or section.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.2.5 With guidance and support from adults and peers, focus on a topic and strengthen writing as needed by revising and editing.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.2.7 Participate in shared research and writing projects (e.g., read a number of books on a single topic to produce a report; record science observations).
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.3.2a Introduce a topic and group related information together; include illustrations when useful to aiding comprehension.

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