Informational (nonfiction), 76 words, Level E (Grade 1), Lexile 170L
Skateboards provides students with a unique view into the world of skateboarding. Students will learn what skateboards are, how to stay safe while riding, and where people (and dogs!) like to skateboard. Detailed photographs and high-frequency words support emergent readers. Students will also learn about main idea and details, as well as asking and answering questions, to better understand the text.
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in, on, some
contests, helmets, pads, ride, skateboard, tricks
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Teach the Objectives
Ask and answer questions to better understand the text
Main Idea and Details : Identify the main idea and supporting details in a text
Short Vowel Sounds : Discriminate short vowel /o/ sound
Short Vowels : Identify short vowel o
Grammar and Mechanics
Prepositions : Recognize and use simple prepositions
High-Frequency Words : Identify and use the high-frequency word some
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class