Here is a lesson plan for the new Dr. Seuss text "What Pet Should I Get? It is about a brother and sister who visit a pet store and cannot decide what pet to get. An Editor's note at the end of the text discusses Dr. Seuss's pets, his creative process, and the discovery of the manuscript.
Theme: Making Choices
Targeted Reading Strategy: Connect to prior knowledge
Interactive Read Aloud plan includes: EQ; Learning Targets, Anticipatory Set; Introduction; Before/During/After reading; Assessment; and Extension ideas.
I will use this as a beginning of the year Interactive Read Aloud to introduce the reading strategy: Connect to Prior Knowledge (RL.2.1) and to introduce the Daily 5 concept of making a task choice.