Reading A-Z resources organized into weekly content-based units and differentiated instruction options.
Informational (nonfiction), 769 words, Level P (Grade 2), Lexile 570L
About Trees is an informational text that introduces readers to basic concepts about trees, such as their parts, characteristics, and life processes. The two main kinds of trees, deciduous trees and conifers, are described and compared. Photographs support the text.
Use of Raz-Kids.com eBook Versions requires the purchase of a subscription to Raz-Kids.com or Raz-Plus.com.
Use of Kurzweil 3000® formatted books requires the purchase of Kurzweil 3000 software at www.kurzweiledu.com.
Guided Reading Lesson
Use of vocabulary lessons requires a subscription to VocabularyA-Z.com.
Use the reading strategy of visualizing to understand informational text
Compare and Contrast : Identify the similarities and differences between deciduous and coniferous trees
Grammar and Mechanics
Contractions : Identify, create, and use contractions within sentences
Metaphors : Identify, explain, and use metaphors
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups or whole class
You may unsubscribe at any time.