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Informational (nonfiction), 227 words, Level H (Grade 1), Lexile 470L
This book for emergent readers shares concise and fascinating information about pocket parks. Placed on small lots of land, these parks are sometimes no bigger than a parking space. Large, colorful photographs reinforce the details described and feature pocket parks from across the United States. The book draws on a child's natural interest in outdoor play areas to teach about pocket parks while delivering a simple geography lesson. Other potential teaching points include identifying main idea and details, summarizing information, and adjectives.
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Summarize information to understand text
Main Idea and Details : Identify main idea and details
Final Sound : Manipulate final sounds
Consonant Blends : Identify final consonant ck-blends
Grammar and Mechanics
Adjectives : Recognize and use adjectives
Compound Words : Identify and define compound words
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