Informational (nonfiction), 463 words, Level L (Grade 2), Lexile 640L
Multilevel Book also available in levels I and O
For centuries, people all around the world have learned discipline, respect, and self-improvement through karate. In Karate, detailed photographs support students' understanding of the basics of this ancient marital art. The book can also be used to teach students how to distinguish fact and opinion and to identify and use conjunctions. The book and lesson are also available for levels I and O.
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defend, dojo, karate, martial art, patience, sensei
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Teach the Objectives
Ask and answer questions to understand text
Fact or Opinion : Determine fact or opinion
Consonant Blends : Identify initial consonant st-blend
Grammar and Mechanics
Conjunctions : Recognize and use conjunctions
Alphabetical Order : Place words in alphabetical order
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class