This product contains thirteen Thinking Maps based on the book A Porcupine Named Fluffy by Helen Lester. These are guides for the teacher to use when creating Thinking Maps with the students but there are also templates for each map as well.
In regards to comprehension, decoding a book is not enough. It is when students are able to understand what they have read that they can be considered REAL readers.
Multiple comprehension strategies are the focus through the use of Thinking Maps including prediction, visualization, making connections, summarizing, questioning, and making inferences.
Thinking Maps can help students see what they have comprehended, to make their comprehension clearer, even to go deeper with Thinking Maps as the supportive strategy to ensure student success!
Be on the look out for more Reading Comprehension with Thinking Maps products including "Chrysanthemum." It is a great companion story for "A Porcupine Named Fluffy"!
FREE Thinking Map templates included!