Polar Bear Reading Comprehension | Non Fiction Text Features Diagram & Label

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So happy with this resource, we just finished up our study on animal adaptations and this was an excellent addition to our unit of study.
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Polar Bear nonfiction reading comprehension unit with a focus on the non fiction text features of diagrams and labels.  Comprehension activities to go along with the mentor text, "Polar Bears" by Gail Gibbons.  This polar bear unit also comes with a small printable nonfiction reader with the non fiction text features of diagrams, labels, captions, bold words, glossary, and index.

Topics covered in the small reader are appearance, food, habitat, life cycle, diagram, predators, interesting facts, as well as special features and adaptations

This engaging book companion unit includes:

  • printable non-fiction reader
  • a unique craft
  • writing prompts
  • graphic organizers
  • story element posters
  • anchor chart headers
  • focused worksheets to deepen understanding of the story elements
  • book talk questions
  • parent connection materials
  • morning work or fast finisher activities
  • lesson plan ideas and more!

This easy-to-implement guided reading set is an engaging polar animal-themed unit that will bring that winter fun to the classroom! Get your students excited about Arctic Animals while reviewing important comprehension strategies like topic, main idea, text evidence, schema, and more.

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.
Identify the main topic of a multiparagraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within the text.
Determine the meaning of words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 2 topic or subject area.
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.
Identify the main purpose of a text, including what the author wants to answer, explain, or describe.


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