Le grand vol
Fantasy (fiction), 459 words, Level K (Grade 2), Fiction Series, Lexile 500L
Flying Kites is the third in a series of Hoppers stories that portray the Hopper family through different times of the year. It is March, and the little Hoppers go outside to fly their kites against the wishes of their mother. Snubby Nose gets carried away by his kite, and the bunnies learn their lesson.
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against, caught, howled, kite, speck, trouble
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Teach the Objectives
Use the reading strategy of retelling to understand and remember story events
Cause and Effect : Understand and identify cause-and-effect relationships
Long Vowels : Identify and use various long /i/ vowel letter combinations
Grammar and Mechanics
Exclamatory Sentences : Identify exclamatory sentences
Alphabetizing : Alphabetize words to the second letter
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class