This nonfiction reading comprehension unit about beavers focuses on the nonfiction text feature of captions with a “Nocturnal Animals: All About the Beaver” by Kacie Brown. The printable small reader includes the following non-fiction text features: table of contents, diagrams, labels, captions, bold words, glossary, and index.
Topics covered in the “All About the Beaver” nonfiction reader are appearance, food, habitat, life cycle, diagram, predators, interesting facts, nocturnal facts as well as special features and adaptations.
All About the Beaver nonfiction unit includes:
- non-fiction reader
- a unique craft
- writing prompts
- graphic organizers
- story element posters
- anchor chart headers
- focused worksheets to deepen understanding of the story elements
- book talk questions
- parent connection materials
- lesson plan ideas and more!
This easy-to-implement nonfiction guided reading set is an engaging nocturnal animals unit that will bring fun to the classroom! Get your students excited about beavers.
Read more about this unit in my blog post: Nocturnal Animal Activities & Nonfiction Text Features