Reading Comprehension Lesson Plans for K-1 {Unit 7: Visualizing / Mental Images} - learning-at-the-primary-pond
Reading Comprehension Lesson Plans for K-1 {Unit 7: Visualizing / Mental Images} - learning-at-the-primary-pond
Reading Comprehension Lesson Plans for K-1 {Unit 7: Visualizing / Mental Images} - learning-at-the-primary-pond
Reading Comprehension Lesson Plans for K-1 {Unit 7: Visualizing / Mental Images} - learning-at-the-primary-pond

Reading Comprehension Lesson Plans for K-1 {Unit 7: Visualizing / Mental Images}


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Reading comprehension lessons on visualizing / creating mental images, supplemental posters and visual aids, graphic organizers, and other materials for your Kindergarten or first grade students!




This reading comprehension strategies unit is designed to teach students how to visualize / create mental images. The lessons use real literature, and you can select books from a list of many different suggestions.


Through mini-lessons that gradually release responsibility, your students will learn to:

- Create mental images from poetry, fiction, and nonfiction

- Notice and use sensory detail to create mental images

- Change their mental images to create a "movie in their mind" as the description in the text changes


This unit contains:

- 10 clear mini-lessons that will last for about 2 weeks

- Printable posters and visual aids

- Graphic organizers to go with the lesson plans

- Tips for setting up the reading workshop and conferring with students

- Planning and organization templates

- Common Core alignment and clear goals

- Checklists and rubrics

- Differentiation materials for Kindergarten and first grade

- List of suggested texts for use with the unit (you can use the books you already have in your classroom - the lessons do not require that you use one specific text)


Please view the preview file before you purchase!


This unit is the seventh in a series that you can purchase for a discounted bundled price by clicking here.


For a catalog with more information about all of my literacy curriculum products, click {here}.




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