Historical (nonfiction), 1,655 words, Level Y (Grade 5), Lexile 1070L
Multilevel Book also available in levels Z1 and Z2
How did colonists establish the United States of America? Battling for Independence, which picks up where Seeds of Revolution left off, provides students with an informative look at the how the battles of the Revolutionary War led to the creation of the United States of America. The book can also be used to teach students how to make inferences and draw conclusions and the proper use of compound adjectives. The book and lesson are also available for levels Z1 and Z2.
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Guided Reading Lesson
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Ask and answer questions to understand a text
Make inferences and draw conclusions from details in a text
Grammar and Mechanics
Recognize and use compound adjectives
Apply prefixes to change the meaning of words
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups or whole class
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