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Let’s Go Rock Collecting Super Pack
Let’s Go Rock Collecting is an engaging book about geology. Full of bright illustrations and fun facts about rocks, students will enjoy learning how rocks are formed, how rocks can be used, and how igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary rocks differ from one another – all while strengthening their use of key comprehension strategies.
Get everything you need to deliver meaningful reading instruction using Let’s Go Rock Collecting by Roma Gans
- Comprehension Strategy Lesson Plans
- Page by Page Guided Think Sheets
- Text Based Reader’s Notebook Prompts
- Interactive Vocabulary Games and Activities
- Running Record Assessment
- Extension Activities for Early Finishers
- Answer Keys
- Complete Common Core Alignment
- and More!
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Comprehension Strategy Resources
All comprehension strategy packs come complete with a step by step strategy lesson plan, guided page by page think sheet, answer key, text based reader's notebook prompt, and complete common core alignment
Asking Questions with Let's Go Rock Collecting
Capture your students' curiosity about rocks to help them deepen comprehension while reading Let's Go Rock Collecting. By asking questions throughout the text, students will learn how to set a purpose for reading and how to adjust their purpose as they learn new information.
Determining Importance with Let's Go Rock Collecting
Let's Go Rock Collecting is smart choice to use with readers who are interested in learning about rocks. Use this lesson plan and set of resources to show readers how to find the important information about igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks inside of a text.
Understanding Text Structure with Let's Go Rock Collecting
Roma Gans does a really nice job of using text structures to tell about rocks. Help students to name and notice the ways in which the author uses sequencing, description, cause and effect, and compare and contrast in this informational text.
Let's Go Rock Collecting Extension Activity
The BookPagez extension activities are a great way to push student engagement beyond the pages of the text. Try using this activity with early finishers, with students who show a deeper connection with the text, or as a center activity.
Let's Go Rock Collecting Running Record
Use this "done for you" Running Record to assess oral reading fluency of Let's Go Rock Collecting. Track meaning, structure, and visual accuracy using the first 100 words of the text to determine whether or not this book is a good fit for the readers in your classroom.
Each package includes a list of specific vocabulary words found within the book and a set of resources to help students build their vocabulary, practice using new words, and to become more aware of new vocabulary while working and reading independently.
Let's Go Rock Collecting Vocabulary Connections
Before your students can successfully comprehend and enjoy Let's Go Rock Collecting, they must be able to decode new vocabulary used in the story. When you choose any of our comprehension strategy packs, you’ll also receive resources and activities that support vocabulary growth through fun and productive interactions with new words. Download these resources to pre-teach Tier 2 and Tier 3 vocabulary words.