Fun Animal Myths Close Reading KitGrades 4+
The Fun Animal Myths Close Reading Kit will encourage your students to engage with complex texts and get them excited for their next, fun-filled, animal-friendly ELA lesson! This lesson includes related complex texts (two written texts and one visual text), a teacher instruction sheet that walks you through close reading of three texts, and increasingly complex text-dependent questions.
The Fun Animal Myths Close Reading Kit includes activities for the following texts:
- Text 1 (Visual): How the Leopard Got His Spots by Joseph M. Gleeson (African Fable)
- Text 2: How the Tiger Got His Stripes (Vietnamese Folktale)
- Text 3: Why the Chipmunk Has Black Stripes (Iroquois Myth)
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