Realistic (fiction), 86 words, Level D (Grade 1), Lexile 190L
Have you ever tried to do something, but it was too hard? Did you give up, or did you keep trying? I Did Not Give Up! introduces readers to a little girl named Ellie who demonstrates the importance of perseverance. Colorful illustrations, simple sentences, and repetitive phrasing provide support for early emergent readers. This story can also be used to teach students how to determine and cause-and-effect relationships and the proper use of periods.
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Connect to prior knowledge to better understand text
Determine cause and effect
Discriminate initial consonant tr-blend
Identify initial consonant tr-blend
Grammar and Mechanics
Recognize and use periods
Identify and use the high-frequency words all, can, now
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups or whole class
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