A close read for kindergarten and first grade.This is an informational text lesson on polar bears and the lesson focus is on fact versus opinion. The day three and four lessons are extension to a traditional close read to cover the Listening and Speaking Standards for Kindergarten and First grade. This Unit covers over 13 Language Arts CCSS and All the Common Core State Standards for Speaking and Listening for Kindergarten and First Grade.
-Strategies for english language learners
-Engagement strategies for partner and group work
-Professional wildlife photos
-Suggested rules for group work
-Print out by day of CCSS
-Suggested book list