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April 18, 2011

DIFFERENTIATED TEEN SPOTLIGHT ARTICLES

Find interactive, printable versions of this issue’s article, "A Wild Life," along with Listen & Read audio podcasts, quizzes, and whiteboard-ready printable skills sheets—all at three differentiated Lexile® versions! Click a Lexile® level below to find the right resources for your students.

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VIDEOS AND LINKS FOR THIS ISSUE!

SKILLS SHEETS AND QUIZZES

Online-Only Skills Sheets:
(For the web site address that lists answers to these skills sheets, look at the answer key in your printed Teachers Edition.)

  • All About “Back to Earth Day”
    SKILL: Reading-Comprehension Test Prep
    BASED ON: “Back to Earth Day,” p. 6
    PRINTABLE PDF


  • Read and Respond: Whooping Crane
    SKILL: Short-Passage Reading-Comprehension Test Prep
    BASED ON: “Back to Earth Day,” p. 6
    PRINTABLE PDF

  • Your Wild Life
    SKILL: Relating Text to Self
    BASED ON: “A Wild Life,” p. 12
    PRINTABLE PDF

  • The Main Idea
    SKILL: Main Idea and Details
    BASED ON: “Attack of the Flying Fish,” p. 16
    PRINTABLE PDF

  • Match the Meaning
    SKILL: Vocabulary Review
    BASED ON: “A Wild Life,” p. 12, and “Attack of the Flying Fish,” p. 16
    PRINTABLE PDF

From the Student Edition:

  • Show What You Know
    SKILL: Reading-Comprehension Test Prep
    BASED ON: “A Wild Life,” p. 12
    INTERACTIVE PDF

From the Teaching Guide:

  • Earth Day Suffixes
    SKILL: Suffixes
    BASED ON: Lesson Plan, page T2 in the Teaching Guide
    PRINTABLE PDF

  • What’s the Plot?
    SKILL: Plot Parts
    BASED ON: “Back to Earth Day,” p. 6
    PRINTABLE PDF

  • Write a Haiku
    SKILL: Creative Writing
    BASED ON: Lesson Plan, p. T6 in the Teaching Guide and “A Wild Life,” p. 12
    PRINTABLE PDF

TEACHING GUIDE

Download this issue’s Teaching Guide here. Answers have been removed to prevent students from accessing them. See page T8 in the printed Teaching Guide for answers and a link to the online answer key.

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