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 polar bears 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:
Polar Bears by Laura Marsh
This pack includes:
- Detailed Lesson Plan with Examples
- Text Dependent Questions
- Key Ideas and Details Graphic Organizer
- Author's Point Graphic Organizer
- Writing Flip Book Pages
- Polar Bears Art Piece with Instructions, Template, and Example
This read-aloud is included in our January Read-Aloud Activities Bundle
. For one month of read-alouds that meet the Core Standards, you can purchase the bundle at a 25% discount!
The January Interactive Read-Aloud Activities Bundle
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This pack can also be purchased in our Informational Interactive Read-Aloud Bundle 2
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★Informational Interactive Read-Aloud Bundle 1
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