This packet of reading skills and strategies was created to use with the book Officer Buckle and Gloria by Peggy Rathmann.
Each skill or strategy has multiple pages that are differentiated to fit the different needs of your students - you can have all your students working on the same skill but with a page that best fits their needs.
This packet is tailored to this book with specific questions of varying degrees of difficulty. Students will respond by drawing, circling answers, writing sentences and finding text evidence to support their thinking.
Included in the packet:
Directions and Common Core Standards for each skill and strategy. Plus ideas for extending the activities.
* Asking Questions - 4 pages
* Author's Point of View - 1 page
* Author's Purpose- 2 page
* Beginning, Middle, End - 4 pages
* Cause and Effect - 8 pages plus key
* Character Analysis - 4 pages
* Character Change - 1 page
* Classify and Categorize Behavior- 5 pages
* Compare and Contrast - 2 pages
* Main Idea and Details - 4 pages
* Sequencing - 8 pages plus 2 keys
* Story Map - 3 pages
* Strong Thought - 3 pages
* Summarizing - 1 pages
* Visualizing - 1 page plus 2 writing pages
* Vocabulary - 4 pages
* Letter template - 1 page
* Safety tip writing - 2 pages
* Safety tip class or individual book - 3 pages
Common Core Standards addressed
K.RL.1, K.RL.2, K.RL.3, K.RL.4, K.RL.6, K.RL.7, K.RL.9, K.RIT.8, K.W.1, K.SL.5, K.L.5, 1.RL.1, 1.RL.2, 1.RL.3, 1.RL.4, 1.RL.6, 1.RL.7, 1.RL.9, 1.RIT.8, 1.w.1 1.SL.4, 1.SL.5, 2.RL.1, 2.RL.2, 2.RL.5, 2.RL.7, 2.RL.9, 2.RIT.8, 2.W.1, 3.RL.1, 3.RL.2
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