Informational (nonfiction), 1,418 words, Level Y (Grade 5), Lexile 1050L
Multilevel Book also available in level S
Imagine being an astronaut and blasting off into outer space . . . that's the dream of many students who attend space camp each summer! Space Camp gives students a glimpse into these amazing camps and the experiences they have to offer. Detailed information and helpful graphics will keep students engaged with this exciting topic. This book can also be used to teach students how to summarize a text as well as to identify the main idea and details to better understand the information. The book and lesson are also available for levels S and V.
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Kurzweil 3000 Format
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Teach the Objectives
Summarize to understand text
Main Idea and Details : Identify main idea and details
Grammar and Mechanics
Subject-Verb Agreement : Use correct subject-verb agreement in sentences
Homographs : Identify and use homographs correctly
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class