Reflection: Checks for Understanding Text Features Support Answers to the Questions! (Lesson 1 of 2) - Section 2: Let's Get Excited!


I had planned to go over the text features fairly quickly because my students have had many lessons about these features. However, when I got to the explanation of the 'index', I was surprised to see that the students were unclear what the numbers (page numbers) were for.  

My check for understanding led a review of what the index does and how to use it. Take the time to ensure students understand and explain any confusing text features.

  Checks for Understanding: Take the Time to Check for Understanding
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Text Features Support Answers to the Questions! (Lesson 1 of 2)

Unit 9: Questioning - Get to the Heart of the Text!!
Lesson 10 of 15

Objective: SWBAT use informational text features to locate information quickly and answer questions

Big Idea: Solve the puzzle about the text features that help find the answers in informational text!

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English / Language Arts, Special Education, Reading, Listening and Speaking, 2nd Grade, informational text, questioning, text features, reading strategie, illustration, Magnets
  55 minutes
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