Reading this biographical story gives students a first hand glance at a fearsome creature and how some people safely handle it. A Close Reading worksheet supports the information that they read as they write their responses. Included are -
- A Close Reading worksheet with questions requiring short written answers, placing events in the correct sequence, as well as indicating whether a statement is True or False, and writing a quote validating the response.
- A one page Word Study - has synonym/antonym identification and definitions to complete as well as a spelling ladder
- A board page, usable with document cameras or overhead projectors, that explain the use of ellipses. This form of punctuation is encouraged in the quotes that validate the True or False responses.
- A few teacher suggestions
- Answers Included
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A non-fiction Bundle which includes this product and four other items: A Colony in the Sky, Algal Blooms, Justin Lebo, The Real Story of a Cowboy's Life, and Rattlesnake Hunt.
NON-FICTION Bundle for Bronze Level anthology
And I sell the others singly, as well:
THE REAL STORY of a COWBOY'S LIFE
A COLONY in the SKY
You might want to check out my best selling fiction product:
THE TREASURE OF LEMON BROWN
Other products I sell for the Bronze Level anthology:
POPOCATEPETL and IXTLACCIHUATL
THE CAT WHO THOUGHT SHE WAS A DOG & THE DOG WHO THOUGHT HE WAS A CAT