Realistic (fiction), 65 words, Level D (Grade 1), Lexile 110L
In My Neighborhood, students take a tour of a boy's neighborhood and learn about common places located there. Concept of a map is also introduced to students. Patterned text, high-frequency words, and supportive pictures make this book perfect for emerging readers.
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is, my, there
bakery, fire station, grocery store, library, neighborhood, streets
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Teach the Objectives
Use the reading strategy of visualizing to understand text
Main Idea and Details : Identify main idea and details
Initial Blends : Discriminate initial consonant blend /st/
Consonant Blends : Identify initial consonant blend st
Grammar and Mechanics
Adjectives : Identify and use adjectives
High-Frequency Words : Identify and use high-frequency word my
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class