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Determining Importance Lesson Plan and Teaching Resources for Giraffes Can't Dance

Determining Importance Lesson Plan and Teaching Resources for Giraffes Can't Dance

 
Readers will have fun using the determining importance strategy to sort through the important and not-so-important details in the text. Practicing this strategy will help readers gain confidence in their ability to focus on the key details while reading.
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  • Reader’s notebook prompt with optional ‘I Can’ statements
  • Note: This set of instructional resources is for use with the book Giraffes Can't Dance by Giles Andreae. A copy of the book is not included in this set of resources.
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Readers will have fun using the determining importance strategy to sort through the important and not-so-important details in the text. Practicing this strategy will help readers gain confidence in their ability to focus on the key details while reading.
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  • Determining Importance lesson plan for Giraffes Can't Dance
  • Determining Importance worksheet and answer key
  • Determining Importance graphic organizer
  • Reader’s notebook prompt with optional ‘I Can’ statements
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Book Title:
Giraffes Can't Dance
Book Author:
Giles Andreae
Grade Level:
2
Genre(s):
Fantasy
F&P Guided Reading Level:
M
DRA Level:
28
Reading Recovery Level:
20, 28
Theme(s):
Bullying, Growth Mindset, Self Awareness, Self Management
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Determining Importance:
RL.2.2, RL.2.7, RL.2.10, RF.2.3, RF.2.4, SL.2.1b, SL.2.2, SL.2.3, W.2.8, L.2.6
Determining Importance:
2.1A, 2.1C, 2.1D, 2.6A, 2.6B, 2.6E, 2.6G, 2.6I, 2.7A, 2.7B, 2.7C, 2.7D, 2.7E, 2.7F, 2.8A, 2.8C, 2.9C, 2.13C, 2.13E, 2.13G
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