18 Lessons based on Lucy Calkin's Grade 3 Teacher's College Unit 2: Reading to Learn: Grasping Main Ideas and Text Structures
Students will learn to comprehend non-fiction texts by focusing on key ideas and details using a boxes (main ideas) and bullets (details) infrastructure, text features, and academic vocabulary.
Session 1: Previewing Nonfiction,
Session 2 Looking for Structure within a Nonfiction Text,
Session 3: Grasping Main Ideas in Nonfiction Texts
Lessons follow reading workshop model.
-Common Core Standards
-Teaching (I Do, We Do, You Do)
**Differentiation suggestions for students approaching grade level, SWDs, ELLs, and advanced
-Small group work
Take a look at the slides that coincide with the lessons!
Unit 2 Slides