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    BIG AL by Andrew Clements: Reading Response Road Map

    BIG AL by Andrew Clements: Reading Response Road Map

    Take a navigated journey through a picture book! Use this reading response map as your guide through Andrew Clements' BIG AL.

    In this story, Big Al, a big-hearted fish who is as loveable as he is scary-looking, swims in the deep-blue sea. Big Al swims alone—nothing but him and the seaweed. Of course he would rather swim with the others, but his size, his great big fish eyes, and his mouthful of sharp teeth frighten away any fish that sees him. This book aligns with Guided Reading Level L, and introduces such topics as individuality, kindness and charity, and friends and friendship.

    On the reading response map, prompts in text boxes, along with art cues, guide students’ comprehension about the story they are reading. The prompts help students to build comprehension skills, such as:

    • recalling events
    • describing characters
    • predicting outcomes
    • exploring cause-and-effect relationships
    • making personal connections,
    • and more!

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    Andrew Clements Grades 3-5

    Andrew Clements Grades 3-5

    by Andrew Clements

    This collection of titles from author Andrew Clements was hand selected to provide you with the best books at the best prices.

    See below for complete list of titles. Appropriate titles of equal value may be substituted if any of the listed titles are unavailable at shipping time.

    Title list:
    • Frindle
    • The Jacket
    • The Report Card
    • The School Story
    • Troublemaker

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    Andrew Clements Grades 3-5
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Room One

A Mystery or Two

Author: Andrew Clements

Illustrator: Chris Blair

Interest Level:

Lexile Framework:

Grade Level Equivalent:

Guided Reading Level:

General Fiction, Mystery and Suspense

Social Studies, Character and Values, Friends and Friendship

About This Book

Ted attends a one-room school in his small town of Plattsford, Nebraska. He loves mysteries, and when he sees a face in the window of an abandoned house, Ted knows that he has to investigate. Soon, Ted needs his teacher's help to decide what to do.

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