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Informational (nonfiction), 398 words, Level K (Grade 2), Lexile 830L
Multilevel Book also available in levels N and Q
A festive sight on doorsteps, on porches, and in windows, jack-o'-lanterns are popular Halloween decorations. Jack-o'-Lanterns provides students an introduction to the history of this tradition as well as a glimpse into the creative liberties people have taken over the years to create jack-o'-lantern masterpieces. The book can also be used to teach students how to discern fact or opinion and to identify synonyms and antonyms. The book and lesson are also available for levels N and Q.
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Fact or Opinion : Determine fact or opinion
Consonant Blends : Identify initial consonant st-blend
Grammar and Mechanics
Proper Nouns : Recognize and use proper nouns as names of places
Synonyms and Antonyms : Identify synonyms and antonyms
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