Informational (nonfiction), 98 words, Level E (Grade 1), Lexile 170L
Food trucks are a popular way to buy and sell a variety of food. Food Trucks provides students with an up-close look at these interesting places to purchase food. The book uses detailed, colorful photographs and repetitive sentence patterns to support readers. The book can also be used to teach students how to compare and contrast, as well as how to capitalize sentence beginnings.
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Teach the Objectives
Ask and answer questions to understand text
Compare and Contrast : Compare and contrast
Segment Syllables : Segment syllables
Short Vowels : Identify short vowel i
Grammar and Mechanics
Capitalization : Capitalize sentence beginnings
High-Frequency Words : Identify and use the high-frequency words are, this, and where
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class