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Teacher Resources by Grade
|1st - 2nd||3rd - 4th|
|5th - 6th||7th - 8th|
|9th - 10th||11th - 12th|
Predicting and Gathering Information With Nonfiction Texts
|Grades||K – 2|
|Lesson Plan Type||Unit|
|Estimated Time||Approximately eight 20-minute class sessions|
Grades 3 – 5 | Lesson Plan | Standard Lesson
Students progress through increasingly difficult tiered texts to gain the necessary background knowledge and problem-solving skills to comprehend complex nonfiction texts.
Grades 3 – 6 | Student Interactive | Inquiry & Analysis
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.
Grades K – 6 | Calendar Activity |  January 20
A KWL chart is used to organize information about lions. Persuasive letters are written lobbying for programs and resources to protect these animals.