Informational (nonfiction), 43 words, Level C (Grade K), Lexile 130L
All living things have a life cycle. Apple Tree introduces this concept to young readers using a familiar and engaging topic--apples! Students will also be introduced to the high-frequency words first, next, and then. Early readers will also have the opportunity to ask and answer questions and to sequence events.
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first, next, then
blooms, comes, cycle, grows, sprout, wait
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Teach the Objectives
Ask and answer questions
Sequence Events : Sequence events
Discriminate Initial Consonant Blend : Discriminate initial consonant tr-blends
Consonants : Identify final consonant Ss
Grammar and Mechanics
Declarative Sentences : Recognize and use declarative sentences
Suffixes : Identify and understand suffix -s
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class