Price $3.00 Is the koala really a bear? Find out in this lesson, The Incredible Koala. Learners answer 38 questions after reading a printable download and participating in activities about the life of the Koala. The Incredible Koala can be used as a class game, in cooperative groups or as an ELA center. The Incredible Koala comes with 38 task cards, key, 2 student game award cards, instructions for the teacher, links to printable koala information download to use before or during task card use, videos, and teacher's study guide activities.
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This lesson is aligned to Common Core State Standards.
Common Core State Standards
4. RL.1 Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
4.RI.3 Explain events, procedures, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text, including what happened and why, based on specific information in the text.
4. RI.10 By the end of year, read and comprehend informational texts, including history/social studies, science, and technical texts, in the grades 4–5 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.
4.RF.4. Read with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension. a. Read on-level text with purpose and understanding. b. Read on-level prose and poetry orally with accuracy, appropriate rate, and expression on successive readings. c. Use context to confirm or self-correct word recognition and understanding, rereading as necessary.
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