Descriptive (nonfiction), 32 words, Level A (Grade K), Lexile BR120L
These Shoes focuses on objects familiar to all students - shoes. The story uses repetitive sentences with adjectives to describe many kinds of shoes. Students will be engaged with the bright illustrations featuring children. This book is well suited to the early emergent reader, and provides opportunities to teach skills such as comparing and visualizing.
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big, blue, funny, old, red, shiny, shoes, tall, wet
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Teach the Objectives
Use the reading strategy of visualizing to understand text
Compare and Contrast : Compare and contrast information
Initial Consonants : Discriminate initial consonant /f/ sound
Consonants : Identify initial consonant Ff
Grammar and Mechanics
Complete Sentences : Recognize complete sentences
High-Frequency Words : Understand and use the high-frequency word these
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class