In the 25 page Common Core packet on Tops and Bottoms, you will find:
-Two reading guides with common core questions aligned to the old and new Scott Foresman Reading Street series. Page numbers correlate with the old and new basil. Make sure you print the correct reading guide!
￼-A reading guide without page numbers.
-An overview of Author's Purpose
-A higher order thinking worksheet on author's purpose. In the worksheet activity, students must determine the author’s purpose, then write a small excerpt on the topic using a different author’s purpose.
- Steps for writing a fable.
- A question sheet for The Hare and the Tortoise where
students learn the elements of a fable.
- A graphic organizer for the fable writing process.
- A final draft sheet for the fable.