Fairy Tale (fiction), 540 words, Level L (Grade 2), Lexile 550L
Multilevel Book also available in level I
Cinderello is a twist on the classic fairy tale Cinderella. It tells the story of how Mateo, with the help of his mom, goes from being a mistreated stepbrother to the star pitcher of a baseball team. The book can also be used to teach students how to compare and contrast and use possessive nouns properly. The book and lesson are also available for levels I and O.
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Teach the Objectives
Retell to understand text
Compare and Contrast : Compare and contrast
Consonant Digraphs : Identify consonant ch digraph
Grammar and Mechanics
Possessive Nouns : Recognize and use possessive nouns
Alphabetical Order : Place words in alphabetical order
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class