Take a navigated journey through a picture book! Use this reading response map as your guide through Ruth Heller's Chickens Aren't the Only Ones.
In this colorful, rhyming extravaganza, favorite author/illustrator Ruth Heller—whose many clever nonfiction books make learning science and language concepts easy—introduces children to egg-laying creatures. This book aligns with Guided Reading Level K, and introduces such topics as life cycles, animal babies and parents, birds, insects, mammals, and reptiles and amphibians.
On the reading response map, prompts in text boxes, along with art cues, guide students” comprehension about the story they are reading. The prompts help students to build comprehension skills, such as:
• recalling events
• describing characters
• predicting outcomes
• exploring cause-and-effect relationships
• making personal connections,
• and more!