The main idea in Hide, Clyde is that sometimes we may need to learn how to do something new.
I will also read The Snowy Day, a personal favorite. Friday is the day where I use a new read aloud to review and apply the skill that we are practicing during the week.
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I used this story to assess my students this week. Grab my freebie here.
Throughout the week I focus Monday through Thursday on our story of the week. While we are spending 4 days on the story during my literacy block, we are read only reading it in its entirety about two times. The remainder of the time we are analyzing the story.
I can not believe that next week we take our Unit 3 assessment in reading. That means we are half way through the year. EK!!