Unit 1 - Reading Routines and Habits
(SCROLL DOWN TO READ WHAT STUDENTS WILL LEARN IN EACH UNIT)RESOURCES
~ Read for a sustained amount of time.
~ Choose a “just-right” text.
~ Apply word-solving strategies to decode words at difficult points.
~ Apply word-solving strategies to determine meaning of unknown and multiple meaning of words and phrases.
~ Set purposeful goals for reading based on their independent reading level.
~ Recount stories by
o Identifying characters and the character’s problem
o Determining the authors’ message/lesson
~ Mark places in their book that they want to discuss with partners.
~ Demonstrate the rules and procedures for Reader’s Workshop.
~ Collaborate with partners by
o Gaining the discussion floor in respectful ways.
o Actively listen to others.
o Speaking one person at a time.
o Building on others’ talk by linking comments to the remarks of others.o Asking questions.