The student will read and analyze the text using the following skills: context clues, making predictions, story elements, character traits, summarizing, making connections, making comparisons, and writing about reading.
The Great Gracie Chase is a sweet book by Cynthia Rylant. Save yourself lots of time with this print OR click book companion that is filled with options. You can use the materials for modeling reading comprehension skills and as a mentor text for writing.
◾️ Schema builder about dogs and cat problems
◾️ Vocabulary builder
◾️ Character Traits Prereading/During Reading Organizer
◾️ Narrative Elements Organizer
◾️ Making Connections
◾️ Comparing The Great Gracie Chase and Bad Dog Marley
◾️ Story Summarizer
◾️ Wanted Poster
◾️ DOG ON THE LOOSE writing project (prewriting brainstorm, four square planner, drafting, and publishing pages)
It comes in PDF and in digital for Google Slides TM for use with Smartboards and one to one devices.
The preview only shows the components of the both versions. The digital version is in color for projecting and focuses on the same skills as the PDF.
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The book level is mid second, and the illustrations are bright and attractive. If you like the format of this unit, check out the other units I have listed by Cynthia Rylant using the Cynthia Rylant tab or look at the bundled sets linked below .
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