Provide a staircase of complexity with authentic fiction and nonfiction texts in multiple genres and modalities.
Teacher Created Materials compiled these complex texts to improve content-area knowledge and English language arts skills used for communicating that knowledge. Students will build content knowledge, analyze craft and structure, and integrate knowledge and ideas.
Guide teachers and students through close reading exercises as called for in college and career readiness standards.
Capture students' attention and activate prior knowledge through the Read Aloud Introductory Text
Build content knowledge related to the kit's theme with the Anchor Text
Guide students through close readings in the three Supporting Texts
Extend conceptual understanding through collaboration and performance with the Extension Text
Implement easy-to-use lessons that focus on reading, writing, and content activities
Interactiv-eBooks engage students through video, audio, and other digital tools
Track progress through a Culminating Unit Assessment
Teaching through Text Sets: The Changing Shape of Land Kit
Interest Level: K-3
Item Number: 23512
Guide students toward college and career readiness with these themed fiction and nonfiction texts. This comprehensive unit provides opportunities for students to build content knowledge, analyze craft and structure, and integrate knowledge and ideas.