This Christmas Packet includes fun activities for your students to practice their reading comprehension, writing, and language arts skills with a fun Christmas theme! Christmas Books included in this unit: Polar Express Rudolph The Red Nose Reindeer
Send students on a Non-Fiction Scavenger Hunt to provide them with exposure to Nonfiction text features. I have students work with partners to explore a pre-selected Nonfiction book to find and utilize features within the text.
Instruction: This is a great example of an anchor chart focused on text structure. Seeing examples like this before you co-create anchor charts with your students helps you to guide your students towards a more complete and easy-to-read finished product.
A Reading Strategies Lesson: Finding Details and Writing Summaries
Finding Details and Writing Summaries. She uses a non-fiction text for this lesson. There are examples, anchor charts, and a product (someone else's) advertised. There is also a link to a free article. Focused on fourth grade.
from I.N.K. (Interesting Nonfiction for Kids): 10 Nonfiction Activity Ideas for Kids Reading response activities for non-fiction, from Loreen Leedy- need this for some of my "beyond level" kids