Fantasy (fiction), 97 words, Level D (Grade 1), Lexile 200L
What? tells the story of Curious Cat, who is tired of eating the same thing for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The questions he asks will be familiar to early readers. The repetitive sentence pattern is supported by engaging illustrations.
Read and Color Books
More Book Options
Raz-Kids.com eBook Version
Use of Raz-Kids.com eBook Versions requires the purchase of a subscription to Raz-Kids.com or Raz-Plus.com.
Kurzweil 3000 Format
Use of Kurzweil 3000® formatted books requires the purchase of Kurzweil 3000 software at www.kurzweiledu.com.
Teach the Objectives
Retell to clarify text
Sequence Events : Sequence story events
Blend Phonemes : Blend onset and rime
Short Vowels : Identify short vowel Aa
Grammar and Mechanics
Capitalization and Punctuation : Capitalize sentence beginnings and punctuate sentence endings
Concept Words : Identify question words
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class