2 Text Organization Title Headings Paragraphs Captions Photographs/Illustrations
3 Going West: Children on the Oregon Trial I am going to read aloud a nonfiction article that describes what it was like for pioneers to travel west on the Oregon Trail.Comprehension Skill: Predicting OutcomesWhat is the topic of this selection?What kind of information does the opening question of this paragraph, What was it like to travel west on the Oregon Trail in 1844?What details support the main idea: There was a lot to keep you busy along the trail?
4 Reading, writing, listening, & speaking! It’s time for . . .These are words. . .We use them for . . .Vocabularywe want to knowReading, writing, listening, & speaking!
43 Text Organization Find: April 24, 1916 Find where the main idea is: Preparing for the Trip to South Georgia IslandFinish “Group Choral Reading the Story”Do AIMS Prep: Text Structures and Features together