This reading comprehension unit and craft examines character perspective with the book, “I Wanna Iguana” by Karen Kaufman Orloff. Learn about writing letters with guided reading and writing activities that also review comprehension strategies of text connections, author’s purpose, character analysis, check for understanding, and story mapping. Bring fun letter-writing activities to your classroom and learn more about your favorite characters with this focused and engaging guided reading unit.
I Wanna Iguana activities included:
- a unique craft
- writing prompts
- graphic organizers
- story element posters
- anchor chart headers
- focused worksheets to deepen understanding of reading comprehension strategies
- book talk questions
- parent connection materials
- check for understanding mini-lesson
- lesson plan ideas and more!
Read about this unit and more in my blog post, “Writing a Letter Worksheets, Mentor Texts, & Activities”
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