Reading with the Kids at Baily Elementary School Author Study Grades 2-4
Enter the grade three classroom at Bailey Elementary School and prepare to be amused. The school secretary is a gremlin, the substitute janitor is Santa Claus, a witch teaches gymnastics, and the homeroom teacher is a vampire!
Use this resource to help your students develop the literacy strategies necessary for them to derive meaning from print, read to find new information about a topic, and think and write creatively, all using the Bailey kids chapter books as a springboard. 105 pages
Reproducible work sheets for 25 Bailey Kids books
A resource list
Student tracking sheet
1. To familiarize students with an author and her writings and style of writing. 2. To develop literacy strategies necessary to obtain meaning from print. 3. To read to find new information about a topic deriving it from print and pictures. 4. To develop the student's ability to think and write creatively.