Happy Mooo Year! Back to School Literature- Reading Printables for Busy Teachers
Happy Mooo Year! Back to School Literature - Reading Printables for Busy Teachers

Get students excited about the new year by reading back to school books! This pack of printables will help your kiddos kick of the year with engaging literature, while learning a wide variety of reading skills.

There are two printables for every book, however the worksheets can be used without the suggested titles.

The following books are used in this product:

-First Day Jitters by Julie Danneberg
-The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn
-If You Take a Mouse to School
-David Goes to School by David Shannon
-Hooway for Wadney Wat by Helen Lester
-The Berenstain Bears Go Back to School
-Miss Nelson is Missing by James Marhall
-Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes

This lesson includes reading lessons focusing on:

* Text Connections
* Sequence
* Drawing Conclusions
* Vocabulary Study
* Circular Story Plot
* Setting Development
* Character Traits
* Reflecting on Predictions
* Plot the Story
* Compare and Contrast
* Beginning, Middle, and End
* Summary Planning
* Summarization
* Character Development
* Cause and Effect

In addition, Happy Mooo Year- Back to School Literature also includes eleven reading skills posters. There are two variations of each poster, one that is colorful and another version that is more printer friendly.

Happy Learning!

Renee Smalley
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Created: Aug 20, 2016

Updated: Feb 22, 2018

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