Las tortugas marinas
Informational (nonfiction), 1,564 words, Level R (Grade 3), Lexile 980L
Written in a clear, engaging style, Sea Turtles provides details about the physical appearance, nesting patterns, and predators of sea turtles. The author's love for these endangered animals is apparent as she helps us realize that they deserve to live free from hunting and exploitation.
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carapace, carnivore, endangered, false crawl, herbivore, omnivore, plastron, prominent, reptiles, rudders, scutes, unique
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Teach the Objectives
Use the reading strategy of asking and answering questions
Main Idea and Details : Identify main ideas and details
Grammar and Mechanics
Capitalization : Capitalize the names of places
Compound Words : Recognize and use compound words
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class