Look Inside is an expository nonfiction text that explains the insides of homes, nests, and tunnels for different animals. These animals include: beavers, ants, bees, birds, spiders, squirrels, and rabbits. Readers gain information from the text, photographs, illustrations, captions and labels.
Look Inside discusses a series of animal homes by showing a photograph and an illustrated diagram with labels. Diagrams show the inside of the animal homes. There are critical thinking questions to guide the reader. Photographs match the text. A visual information guide is provided for teachers to draw students’ attention to the photographs and compare them to illustrations. As well, focus is placed on the labels, captions, Index, layout, and design. An activity on drawing and writing about their home with labels to extend students’ learning.
Readers develop vocabulary such as interest words (honey) high-frequency words (make), and positional words (inside). Opportunities arise to discuss capital letters at the beginning of sentences, commas, and full stops. Focus on blend gr (ground) and word family est (nest).
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Invoice Title: Sls Yl: Look Inside