Reading Buddies

Unit 18: Number the Stars Literature Unit
Lesson 7 of 19

Objective: SWBAT read a chapter from our book with a partner and check for understanding with their buddy to build fluency and comprehension skills.

Big Idea: When reading with a partner students can practice checking their understanding of what they have read by having quick and meaningful discussions. Partner reading also helps them work on fluency and other reading strategies.

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