The St. Rita students in Title I are learning about nonfiction topics such as allergies and dinosaur fossils.
Ms. Putman’s Title I students in fourth and fifth grade each read a short nonfiction passage. Fourth grade read a passage called “Got Allergies?” and fifth grade read a passage called “Dinosaur Fossils.”
As they read the passage, they had to
- identify the main idea,
- identify at least 2 details for each section of the passage, and
- then put the main idea and details into a paragraph.
Last, they had to write a reading response to the passage using one of the sentence starters given such as “One thing I learned was…” or I think….”
About Allergies and Dinosaur Fossils