Informational (nonfiction), 2,059 words, Level Z2 (Grade 5+), Lexile 1190L
Multilevel Book also available in levels X and Z1
Fans of pop culture love the colorful and crowded worlds discovered at comic conventions. Comic Cons provides students with a detailed look into these gatherings of comic enthusiasts. The book can also be used to teach students how to distinguish between fact and opinion and use plural nouns. The book and lesson are also available for levels X and Z1.
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censorship, controversy, conventions, diversity, fandom, memoirs, merchandise, panel, pop culture, readership, screenings, venues
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Teach the Objectives
Summarize to understand text
Fact or Opinion : Determine whether a detail is a fact or an opinion
Grammar and Mechanics
Plural Nouns : Recognize and use plural nouns
Homophones : Identify and use homophones
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class