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Making Connections Glow Worms Book, Grade 4, Pack of 6

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Introduce students to the concept of causality with this engaging and informative book about the Desert Tortoise.

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Learn about the fascinating insects known as glow worms in this enlightening informational text. The book sheds light on the glow worm's life cycle, glowing mechanism, and habitat. Students focus on cause and effect in this reader. Making Connections Comprehension Library readers engage students with appealing fiction and nonfiction titles. Students apply essential strategies and skills while reading engaging texts to build reading comprehension. Written by Mike Graf. Each book is 24 pages. For grade 4. Sold as a set of 6.
Includes:
  • 6 Books

Making Connections

  • Each unit focuses on one comprehension skill, such as comparing and contrasting, identifying main ideas, or differentiating between fact and option
  • Lessons allow students to apply strategies to informational or narrative texts
  • Units culminate with the Comprehension Library reader that supports the independent application of skills and strategies

Focus on Connections


Making Connections® is a direct, systematic, and highly interactive comprehension program that teaches students strategies to build their comprehension. The program employs a scaffolded instructional plan that supports students by modeling, guiding, and then coaching students to independence. Fiction and nonfiction texts are tied to content-area topics to prepare students to analyze and interpret diverse materials across content areas.

Students will learn how to:

  • Understand skills such as cause and effect, drawing conclusions, and predicting outcomes
  • Locate, interpret, and organize key information in a text
  • Analyze words in a text using vocabulary strategies
  • Utilize text features such as maps, graphs, tables, photos, and glossaries to aid comprehension
  • Interpret a variety of genres including biographies, science & social studies texts, Greek myth and much more!

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