This Black History Month Guided Reading resource contains everything you will need to teach your students about Black History Month using authentic texts, photographs, and guided writing activities!
My Black History Month TEACH-ITS contains a fully-developed standards-based lesson plan that spans 3-4 days of guided reading instruction for your small groups.
This resource includes the following:
☞ 3 Guided Reading texts on Black History Month with full-color photographs
☞ the Guided Reading LEVELS of the 3 texts are J/K, N/O, and R/S
☞ texts are offered in 2 formats: Digital Format and Printable Format
☞ the PRINTABLE books are offered in two formats for EASE of printing
☞ fully-developed standards-based 3-Day Lesson Plan (that can span 4 days as well)
☞ Comprehension Skills addressed in the lesson plans are:
- Author's Purpose & Non-Fiction Text Features (additional skills included: vocabulary development, Main Idea/Facts, Character Traits)
☞ Comprehension Strategies addressed in the lesson plans are: Text Structure & Monitor and Clarify Meaning
☞ 2 Guided Writing Comprehension Lessons/Activities (interactive notebook printables) to use during your small group instruction
☞ 3 ADDITIONAL Guided Writing Comprehension activities (interactive notebook printables) to use during your small group instruction or can be completed INDEPENDENTLY by students using the Digital Books provided
☞ DIGITAL BOOKS: All three levels of each book are offered in DIGITAL FORMAT as well. They can be accessed on all tablets, iPhones, & iPods that have the capability to scan a QR code. The Digital Books are interactive and incorporate a page-turning sound as well.
☞ QR Code scanning cards for ease of student use
☞ Decoding Words Bookmark (includes student prompts to aid in decoding)
☞ Guided Reading Instructional Trifold (includes Teacher Prompts for decoding, comprehension, fluency, and vocabulary