October 2023

The Secret of the Fallen Log

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Owl on the Prowl

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Skill-Building Sheets

Academic Standards


Reading Objective:

Children will follow the story of an owlet rescue and identify the contribution of each rescuer.


Science Focus:

animal rescue


ELA and Social Studies Skills:

key details, vocabulary, writing, sequencing


Page 4 Skill:

read a chart



veterinarians, X-ray machine, owlets



RI.2.1 key details; RI.2.2 identify the main topic; RI.2.4 determine meanings of words; RI.2.5 use text features; RI.2.10 read informational texts; W.2.3 recount sequence of events; SL.2.1 collaborative conversations; SL.2.3 ask and answer questions

Guided Reading Level:



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