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Guided Reading Strategies with Henry and Mudge
|Grades||1 – 3|
|Lesson Plan Type||Standard Lesson|
|Estimated Time||Five 50-minute sessions|
MATERIALS AND TECHNOLOGY
- Henry and Mudge and the Starry Night by Cynthia Rylant
- Henry and Mudge Questions
- Henry and Mudge Questions Interactive
- Sample Questions for Henry and Mudge and the Starry Night
- Henry and Mudge Books
- Oral Reading Rubric
- Obtain a copy of Henry and Mudge and the Starry Night for each student or pair of students.
- Make one copy of the Henry and Mudge Questions for each student.
- After Session Four, create a quiz about Henry and Mudge and the Starry Night from students’ questions and make one copy for each student.
- Test the Henry and Mudge Questions Interactive on your computers to familiarize yourself with the tool and ensure that you have the Flash plug-in installed. You can download the plug-in from the Technical Support page.
- Gather several copies of Henry and Mudge books of various levels (optional; for extensions).