Reading A-Z resources organized into weekly content-based units and differentiated instruction options.
Informational (nonfiction), 445 words, Level K (Grade 2), Lexile 530L
Multilevel Book also available in levels N and Q
Do you know that some plants eat meat? Some even steal food from other plants. Strange Plants is an informative look at unusual plants that exist in the world. Detailed photographs accompany an engaging text about extraordinarily strange plants. The book can also be used to teach students how to identify main ideas and details and the proper use of adjectives. The book and lesson are also available for levels N and Q.
Use of Raz-Kids.com eBook Versions requires the purchase of a subscription to Raz-Kids.com or Raz-Plus.com.
Use of Kurzweil 3000® formatted books requires the purchase of Kurzweil 3000 software at www.kurzweiledu.com.
For more information about Literature Circles, see resources For Teachers and For Students.
Leveled Book Lesson
Use of vocabulary lessons requires a subscription to VocabularyA-Z.com.
Summarize to understand text
Identify main ideas and details in a text
Identify initial consonant str blend
Grammar and Mechanics
Identify and use adjectives
Identify compound words
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups or whole class
You may unsubscribe at any time.