This picture book guide was designed to help teachers make digital connections to literature. This guide focuses on sequencing, comparing, and story elements.
The guide opens with a digital connection to an interactive website that helps students build background knowledge.
Five guiding questions are provided that can be the basis for whole class discussion or individual student essay response.
An extension idea is provided in the form of a website that allows students to view real bears.
The guide closes with the five guiding questions on three printable pages with plenty of room for written responses. An answer key is also provided.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.K.1 With prompting and support, ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.K.3 With prompting and support, identify characters, settings, and major events in a story.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.K.6 With prompting and support, name the author and illustrator of a story and define the role of each in telling the story.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.K.9 With prompting and support, compare and contrast the adventures and experiences of characters in familiar stories.
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