Susan and I have a WONDERFUL treat for you! Here is a close reading pack for beginners! It has everything you will need to get you started!! There are many wonderful pages that describe what close reading is...many graphic organizers to help you implement...and some lesson plans for 4 weeks using some common mentor texts (Mrs. Wishy Washy, Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons, The Enormous Watermelon, and The Little Red Hen).
Graphic Organizers Located Inside:
Story Map (Generic)
Main Idea and Key Details
Non-Fiction (3 different ones)
In this large pack you will also find 4 weeks (4 days each) of detailed close reading lesson plans using a mentor text.
This pack is aligned to the Common Core State Standards with a complete list located inside.
I think you will love this pack!!
Here is the fun part......I am WILLING to GIVE this pack away to 2 LUCKY followers (I don't have that many sooooo....your chances are pretty good! Just post a comment about how you would use it and I will let a 3rd party pick 2 numbers...if it's yours..you win! Just make sure you leave an email address!
As always......you can find your own RIGHT HERE!!!
Here are a few photos for you!