in the book Wild Bear the reader follow the activities in the day of a bear. Features of the Book – The repetitive text and supportive illustrations. – Each sentence begins with the same two words. – The capital letters for the name “Wild Bear”. – The simple present tense of the verbs – “wakes” and “sleeps”. – The three-word text that allows easy finger pointing and identification of each word as a unit. Purpose Wild Bear can be used in a guided reading setting to introduce the following skills and strategies: -pointing one-to-one at each word to ensure an appropriate match; -predicting the story line using illustrations from the book; -writing a story that incorporates a similar model to that of the book.
Themes covered in this book are: Animals, Birds and Insects, Habitats
Reading Level: 1-2 (Magenta)
Book dimensions 16.5cm x 14.5cm; 8 pages
Guided Reading Level1
Theme/TopicAnimals | Birds and Insects | Habitats
Strategy/SkillsMaking predictions | Using texts as models for writing | Vocabulary and word study
Dimensions165 x 145