Take a navigated journey through a picture book! Use this reading response map as your guide through Janell Cannon's Stellaluna.
In this award-winning picture book, a clever, original variation on the theme of the ugly duckling, readers follow the adventures of a lost baby fruit bat and her efforts to fit in. This book aligns with Guided Reading Level N, and introduces such topics as noctural animals, individuality, parents, siblings, and friends and friendship.
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!