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I'm a Caterpillar Lesson Plans & Teaching Resources Collection

Introduce young readers to nonfiction with this informational text about the life cycle of a caterpillar. Pair this book’s colorful illustrations and approachable text with these complete mini lessons to have students asking questions, identifying the author’s purpose, making inferences and predictions, and synthesizing with ease.
  • Included in this collection
  • 5 comprehension strategy lesson plans and student resources for I'm a Caterpillar
  • Comprehension worksheets and answer keys
  • Text-based reader's notebook prompts
  • Word work lesson plan and activities focused on Vowels
  • Interactive vocabulary games and activities
  • Running record assessment
  • Comprehension assessment
  • Skills sheets
  • Resources translated to Spanish
  • Note: This set of instructional resources is for use with the book I'm a Caterpillar by Jean Marzollo. A copy of the book is not included in this set of resources.
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Introduce young readers to nonfiction with this informational text about the life cycle of a caterpillar. Pair this book’s colorful illustrations and approachable text with these complete mini lessons to have students asking questions, identifying the author’s purpose, making inferences and predictions, and synthesizing with ease.
  • Included in this collection
  • 5 comprehension strategy lesson plans and student resources for I'm a Caterpillar
  • Comprehension worksheets and answer keys
  • Text-based reader's notebook prompts
  • Word work lesson plan and activities focused on Vowels
  • Interactive vocabulary games and activities
  • Running record assessment
  • Comprehension assessment
  • Skills sheets
  • Resources translated to Spanish
  • This set of instructional resources is for use with the book I'm a Caterpillar by Jean Marzollo. A copy of the book is not included in this set of resources.
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Standard Alignment
Book Title:
I'm a Caterpillar
Book Author:
Jean Marzollo
Grade Level:
1
Genre(s):
Informational, Nonfiction
F&P Guided Reading Level:
G
DRA Level:
12
Reading Recovery Level:
11, 12
Theme(s):
Animals & Insects, Spring
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TEKS
Asking Questions:
RI.1.1, RI.1.4, RI.1.5, RL.1.7, RI.1.10, RF.1.1, RF.1.2, SL.1.1b, SL.1.2, SL.1.3, SL.1.5, W.1.5, W.1.8, L.1.6
Identifying the Author's Purpose:
RI.1.1, RI.1.2, RI.1.3, RI.1.5, RI.1.7, RI.1.8, RI.1.10, RF.1.1, RF.1.2, SL.1.1b, SL.1.2, SL.1.3, SL.1.5, W.1.5, W.1.8, L.1.6
Making Inferences:
RI.1.1, RI.1.3, RI.1.4, RI.1.7, RI.1.10, RF.1.1, RF.1.2, SL.1.1b, SL.1.2, SL.1.3, SL.1.5, W.1.5, W.1.8, L.1.6
Making Predictions:
RI.1.1, RI.1.3, RI.1.5, RI.1.6, RI.1.7, RI.1.10, RF.1.1, RF.1.2, SL.1.1b, SL.1.2, SL.1.3, SL.1.5, W.1.5, W.1.8, L.1.6
Synthesizing:
RI.1.1, RI.1.2, RI.1.3, RI.1.5, RI.1.7, RI.1.8, RI.1.10, RF.1.1, RF.1.2, SL.1.1b, SL.1.2, SL.1.3, W.1.5, W.1.8, L.1.6
Vocabulary Connections:
L.1.4a, L.1.5c, L.1.6
Word Work:
RF.1.3, RF.1.4
Asking Questions:
1.1A, 1.1C, 1.1D, 1.6A, 1.6B, 1.6E, 1.6I, 1.7B, 1.7C, 1.7D, 1.7E, 1.7F, 1.9D(i), 1.9D(ii), 1.9D(iii), 1.10E, 1.13A, 1.13D, 1.13E
Identifying the Author's Purpose:
1.1A, 1.1C, 1.1D, 1.6A, 1.6E, 1.6G, 1.6I, 1.7B, 1.7C, 1.7D, 1.7E, 1.7F, 1.8A, 1.9D(i), 1.9D(ii), 1.9D(iii), 1.10A, 1.10B, 1.10C, 1.10E, 1.13D, 1.13E
Making Inferences:
1.1A, 1.1C, 1.1D, 1.6A, 1.6E, 1.6F, 1.6I, 1.7B, 1.7C, 1.7D, 1.7E, 1.7F, 1.9D(i), 1.9D(ii), 1.9D(iii), 1.10E, 1.13D, 1.13E
Making Predictions:
1.1A, 1.1C, 1.1D, 1.6A, 1.6C, 1.6E, 1.6I, 1.7B, 1.7C, 1.7D, 1.7E, 1.7F, 1.9D(i), 1.9D(ii), 1.9D(iii), 1.10B, 1.10C, 1.10E, 1.13D, 1.13E
Synthesizing:
1.1A, 1.1C, 1.1D, 1.6A, 1.6B, 1.6E, 1.6F, 1.6G, 1.6H, 1.6I, 1.7A, 1.7B, 1.7C, 1.7D, 1.7E, 1.7F, 1.8A, 1.8B, 1.8C, 1.9C, 1.9D(i), 1.9D(ii), 1.9D(iii), 1.13D, 1.13E
Vocabulary Connections:
1.7F, 1.3A, 1.3B, 1.3C, 1.3D
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