Adventure (fiction), 1,409 words, Level V (Grade 4), Lexile 820L, Fiction Series
Qynn's adventures continue in The House in the Desert, the next story in the Hollow Kids series. This time, she wanders through a barren desert and discovers an odd house, where she encounters another strange creature. This mysterious and engaging book encourages students to make inferences and draw conclusions while also providing the chance to use adverbs and similes.
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Leveled Book Lesson
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Summarize details from a story accurately
Use textual evidence to make inferences and draw conclusions
Grammar and Mechanics
Recognize and use adverbs
Identify and use similes
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups or whole class
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