Presentation on theme: "Quest for the Tree Kangaroo Informational Text"— Presentation transcript:
1 Quest for the Tree Kangaroo Informational Text Unit 2: Lesson 6Quest for the Tree KangarooInformational Text
2 Lesson 6 Anchor Text: Quest for the Tree Kangaroo Target Skill- Cause and EffectTarget Strategy- QuestionGenre- Informational
3 Cause and Effect relationship Related events in which one event causes another to occur, sometimes setting of a chain of events.After the male tree kangaroo has been under anesthesia for several minutes his respiration begins to slow.What decision does Lisa make as a result?What effect does her decision have?
4 Quotes and Description Quotations- exact words spoken by someoneDescriptions- impressions of people, places, or events. They are details that give the reader a clearer picture.
5 Domain-Specific Vocabulary Domain Specific Vocabulary- vocabulary commonly used within a given subject area. (Informational)Examples: Vocabulary in Science textbooks: “habitat”“species”“ anesthesia”
6 MythsMyth- a traditional tale in which animals are often the main characters, they explain a part of the natural world.Moral- lesson that teaches people how they should behave