Cooking Themed Partner Play, Fluency Literacy Station
Partner plays are great fun for students, but they also offer a way to build fluency and comprehension too. This cookie themed partner play includes important vocabulary and before, during, and after activities for close reading and fluency practice. Pair it with or and other cooking themed books and articles for a fun themed week.
HOW TEACHERS CAN USE THIS PARTNER PLAY?
This four page script can be used with intervention groups needing additional support, in a fluency literacy station during your small group rotations, or just for fun any time of year. It is a combination of Reader's Theater and Close Reading offering deep thinking opportunities.
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THIS RESOURCE?
The Five Page Partner Play
A Quick Write about Favorite Desserts
A vocabulary page to practice with using context clues and Word Cards
Questioning task cards (12 cards) that hit the higher level of Blooms and require students to cite text evidence and explain their thinking with a response sheet
A comprehension page for during or after that requires students to record text information
The How to Make Chocolate Chip Cookies Writing Prompt
MORE ABOUT THE RESOURCE:
The target grade level for this resource is third and fourth grades. It includes 17 pages total and takes about 3-4 lessons to complete all of the activities included.
For a detailed look at this unit, a watermarked preview is available showing all of the pages in the resource.