Realistic (fiction), 379 words, Level J (Grade 1), Lexile 460L
One of the most important lessons a person can learn is to slow down and enjoy life. In the story Look Again, Zena uses her imagination as she walks home from school with her impatient sister, Tia. Will Tia learn to slow down and see the things Zena sees? The book can also be used to teach students how to analyze characters as well as the proper use of the pronoun I.
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are, she, think
nasty, shipwreck, stomp, survivors, tiptoe, wizards
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Teach the Objectives
Visualize to understand text
Analyze Character : Analyze character
Short Vowel Sounds : Discriminate short vowel /o/ sound
Short Vowels : Identify short vowel o
Grammar and Mechanics
Pronouns : Recognize and use pronoun I
Compound Words : Identify and use compound words
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class