Informational (nonfiction), 281 words, Level I (Grade 1), Lexile 560L
Owls may seem strange and mysterious, but that only makes them more fascinating. In Owls Overhead, students will learn about the different adaptations that allow these amazing predatory birds to survive in the wild. Brilliant, detailed photographs support the text and capture readers' attention. Readers will also have the opportunity to learn about main ideas, details, and complete sentences. Book and lesson are also available at levels L and O.
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Teach the Objectives
Ask and answer questions to understand text
Main Idea and Details : Determine main idea and details
Final Blends : Discriminate final consonant ck-blends
Consonant Blends : Identify final consonant ck-blends
Grammar and Mechanics
Complete Sentences : Understand and use complete sentences
Homophones : Define and use homophones
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class