Organized into fiction, nonfiction, and word-study units, 32 graphic organizers build reading strategies such as predicting, identifying main ideas, making inferences, analyzing cause and effect, and drawing conclusions. Each organizer is supported by a six-page lesson comprising teacher instructions, a reproducible passage to read, a photocopy master of the organizer, a filled-out copy of the organizer along with model student responses, a writing assignment (for which the graphic organizer becomes a writing planner), and assessment and extension activity ideas. Grades 4-6. Illustrated. Good Year Books. 202 pages.locate and share poems that include similes and metaphors. ac locate and share examples of ... a simile or metaphor. ac draw literal illustrations for common metaphors, such as the flowers danced in the breeze or the football player was a moose.
|Author||:||Katherine Scraper, Vicki Scraper|
|Publisher||:||Good Year Books - 2006|