January 2019

Malcolm Tackles Reading

Explore This Issue

Listen and Read Together

Extend the Lesson


Videos (2)

Videos (2)

Games (1)


Academic Standards


Reading Objective:

Children will explore the path of a reluctant reader who became a book lover and author, and will apply strategies to strengthen their own reading habits.


Literacy Focus:

author study


ELA Skills:

compare and contrast, cause and effect, key details, text evidence, vocabulary, automaticity, writing


Page 4 Skill:

read a chart



reluctant, drafts



RI.2.1, RI.2.3, RI.2.4, RI.2.8, RI.2.10, RF.2.4.B, W.2.8, SL.2.2