Move! is a wonderful nonfiction text about how 12 animals move. The verbs are written in present tense. Animal names and movements are boldfaced. Factual information is provided for each animal in the back of the book.
Possible strategy instruction:
- C: Use prior knowledge to connect with text.
- C: Compare and contrast within and between texts.
- A: Look for word parts.
- A: Try a different sound
- F: Reread text.
- F: Use punctuation to enhance phrasing and prosody.
- E: Tune in to interesting words and use new vocabulary in speaking and writing.