Brief Focus Lessons, which take on a purposeful and explicit tone, last about 7–10 minutes, maximizing student potential for engagement and retention. Select the lesson that matches your grade level to teach the strategy of use prior knowledge to connect with text to aid in the goal of comprehension.
How Are You Peeling? Foods with Moods By Saxton Freymann and Joost Elffers
The Art Lesson By Tomie dePaola
Monarch Butterfly By Gail Gibbons
Bugs Up Close By Diane Swanson
The Keeping Quilt By Patricia Polacco
Mountains By Seymour Simon