Biography (nonfiction), 2,161 words, Level V (Grade 4), Lexile 1070L
Female Sports Stars is a biographical text that focuses on the inspiration and motivation of four young ladies: Mia Hamm, Venus and Serena Williams, and Bethany Hamilton. Each story provides students with positive messages that inspire them to succeed. Photographs support the text.
Use the reading strategy of summarizing to understand nonfiction text
Grammar and Mechanics
Identify and use complex sentences
Understand the use of synonyms and antonyms
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups or whole class
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