Before we read
Type 1: List 3 character traits that make someone a hero. Next explain whether or not you possess any of these traits.
Type 2: Vocabulary - generate possible definitions for each word: veering, selflessness, spectrum, fray, bystander, potential, quest
Text Features: Preview the article. Look at pictures, read captions, look at subheadings, and how the article is organized.
As we read the article:
Look for how the vocabulary words are used, use subheadings to guide your thoughts, and think about central ideas.
After we read the article:
On Your Own: Comprehension Check- Be sure to look back in the article if you need to.
Guided Practice: Type 3- 10% Summary. We will incorporate vocabulary words and central ideas into our summary of this article.
FCA#2: 4 Central Ideas in order
FCA#3: 4 vocab used correctly, circled and #'d