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Predicting and Gathering Information With Nonfiction Texts

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Grades K – 2
Lesson Plan Type Unit
Estimated Time Approximately eight 20-minute class sessions
Lesson Author

Bethany L.W. Hankinson

Walhonding, Ohio

Publisher

International Reading Association

 

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LESSON PLANS

Grades   3 – 5  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

Using Tiered Companion Texts to Comprehend Complex Nonfiction Texts

Students progress through increasingly difficult tiered texts to gain the necessary background knowledge and problem-solving skills to comprehend complex nonfiction texts.

 

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STUDENT INTERACTIVES

Grades   3 – 6  |  Student Interactive  |  Inquiry & Analysis

Animal Inquiry

Supporting inquiry-based research projects, the Animal Inquiry interactive invites elementary students to explore animal facts and habitats using writing prompts to guide and record their findings.

 

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CALENDAR ACTIVITIES

Grades   K – 6  |  Calendar Activity  |  January 20

On this day in 1910, animal rights activist Joy Adamson was born.

A KWL chart is used to organize information about lions. Persuasive letters are written lobbying for programs and resources to protect these animals.

 

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