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Close Reading: American Symbols
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Close reading is the reading and re-reading of text to gather meaning and determine the author's purpose. These are crucial concepts for growing readers. This product is a comprehensive packet of American symbols. Each topic contains a reading passage and 2-3 activities.

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American Symbols included in this product are:

-The White House
-The Liberty Bell
-Bald Eagle
-Statue of Liberty
-Mount Rushmore
-American Flag

Activities for each reading passage are varied but included in this product are:

-Lift and flap facts about The White House
-Read and Respond Pages (underline the part of the text that....highlight the part of the text that....)
-Sticky notes of important facts page
-Make your own American symbol and write about it
-Clay creation. Make your own sculpture like Mount Rushmore. Use the words first, next, then and last to tell how you created it.
-oxidation experiment with pennies
-vocabulary review
-make a timeline
-thinking map (web)
-multiple choice comprehension

Open ended questions, questioning to support text, vocabulary word review and definition pages, webs, identifying key elements and key features of texts are all included.

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