This 2-3 week unit is sure to be a hit with your students!
Build background knowledge with Did You Know?? worksheet
Spend 1-2 days per chapter. Each of the 9 chapters contain 1 page of literal and inferential questions and 1 page with a comprehension focus. The strategies practiced in this unit are:
- Character Study/ Character Traits
- Story Elements
- Cause and Effect
- Questioning and Predicting
- Determining Important Events
- Making Connections
Each chapter also contains a reflective journal prompt written on a baseball book template to extend critical thinking even further!
Vocabulary and Figurative Language Practice
- In Other Words... :Practice with Idioms
- Mysterious Words: Unscramble and ABC order
- Smashing Word Puzzle: Crossword including 36 vocabulary terms
Enjoy these 44 engaging pages including answer keys.
A black and white duplicate copy of these pages is included for your convenience.
Thank you and enjoy!
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