Rooted in Reading February: Read Aloud Lessons and Activities

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Rooted in Reading February is here and jam-packed full of great resources for your students! This unit has fun and engaging activities that are appropriate for 2nd grade and most 3rd grade students!

***This will NOT be separated into individual units. This will only be available for purchase as Rooted in Reading February.***

The books you will need for this unit are:
Henry’s Freedom Box by Ellen Levine
Each Kindness by Jacqueline Woodson
Looking at Lincoln by Maira Kalman
Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch by Eileen Spinelli

***FOUR original nonfiction readers are included: Jacqueline Woodson, The History of Hershey, Presidents’ Day featuring Abraham Lincoln, George Washington, Theodore Roosevelt, John Adams, and Thomas Jefferson and Famous African Americans featuring George Washington Carver, Marian Anderson, Oprah Winfrey, and Thurgood Marshall***

Here’s what is included for each book:
-Detailed weekly lesson plans for the read-aloud, comprehension skill, vocabulary focus, and grammar.

-Objectives aligned with Common Core and TEKS

-Comprehension Questioning Cards for each book that help guide classroom discussions

-Focus Charts for comprehension and grammar skills

-2 Anchor Chart Ideas for each book

-Comprehension Flip Flaps to respond to reading in interactive notebooks
Comprehension Skills in this unit: Making connections, analyzing characters, comparing and contrasting, analyzing the mood of a story, character’s point of view, nonfiction text, historical events

-Original Nonfiction Reading Passage

-Original Fiction Reading Passage

-Comprehension Quiz

-Vocabulary Cards with Definitions

-Vocabulary Layered Flapbook Writing Prompts

-Vocabulary Match and Order

-Vocabulary Graphic Organizers

-Vocabulary Quiz and Printable

-Writing Crafts AND Directed Drawings that relate to each book (4 crafts: Mr. Hatch, Heart Eyes Booklet, Lincoln’s Hat, and Henry Silhouette) (4 Directed Drawings: George Washington Carver, Each Kindness Cover, Somebunny Loves You, Abraham Lincoln)

-One Art Project is included for Looking at Lincoln: painting cherry blossom trees

-Grammar Activities (Abbreviations, Conjunctions, Subject-Verb Agreement, Capitalizing Holidays/Product Names/Geographic Locations)

This unit was made by Katie King and Amy Lemons! If you have any questions, please leave us a Q&A!

To find our other Rooted in Reading units click below:

THE BUNDLE
ROOTED IN READING AUGUST
ROOTED IN READING SEPTEMBER
ROOTED IN READING OCTOBER
ROOTED IN READING NOVEMBER
ROOTED IN READING DECEMBER
ROOTED IN READING JANUARY
ROOTED IN READING FEBRUARY
ROOTED IN READING MARCH
ROOTED IN READING APRIL
ROOTED IN READING MAY
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Rooted in Reading February:  Read Aloud Lessons and Activities
Rooted in Reading February:  Read Aloud Lessons and Activities
Rooted in Reading February:  Read Aloud Lessons and Activities
Rooted in Reading February:  Read Aloud Lessons and Activities
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