Describe the relationship between Keena and her dad by identifying and describing evidence that shows character relationships and feelings.
Book: Keena Ford and the Second-Grade Mix-Up by Melissa Thomson pp. 18 – 28
When Keena told him about her dad about the all-girls classroom, he said, “Maybe we should go out for coffee and talk about it.” What does this show about Keena's dad?
Why does Keena like going to the coffee shop with her dad?
Why does Keena not want to be in a class with all girls?
What advice does Keena's dad give her? Why?
Choose one page to model fluent reading. Ask: “What did you notice I did as a fluent reader on this page?”
to tell the truth
to express unhappy feelings about something