This is a lit log for Waylon! Even More Awesome by Sara Pennypacker with expressive illustrations by Marla Frazee. Themes of the book are: friendship, dogs, collaboration, school, family, and science.
This lit log can be used for direct reading instruction (guided reading, literature circle, novel study, close reading) or as a guide for a read aloud.
The focus skills for the lit log are: use text to explain/draw inferences; determine them/summarize; describe characters, setting, events; use text to determine meaning of words/phrases; and make connections between text and illustrations.
Reading level of text:
Guided Reading Level Q
4th grade level
Interest level of text: 2nd - 6th grade