Informational (nonfiction), 726 words, Level O (Grade 2), Lexile 850L
Multilevel Book also available in levels I and L
Do you know where to find the world's largest elephant? Did you know London Bridge was moved to Arizona? Roadside Oddities is an informative book that introduces readers to some weird and wonderful roadside attractions. Detailed photographs support the engaging text filled with entertaining facts. Book and lesson also available at levels I and L.
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Close Read Passages
attractions, billboards, honor, monuments, murals, museums, replica, site, tourists
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Teach the Objectives
Main Idea and Details : Identify main idea and details
Consonant Blends : Identify initial and final consonant st-blends
Grammar and Mechanics
Comparative Adjectives : Recognize and use comparative adjectives
Synonyms : Identify and use synonyms
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class