Marching to the Mountaintop: How Poverty, Labor Fights & Civil Rights Set the Stage for MLK Jr.'s Final Hours

Marching to the Mountaintop

Nonfiction Read and Respond Multi-Leveled Lesson

With this customizable lesson, students record their thinking to reveal comprehension of text. Choose one or more levels to differentiate, scaffold, and extend instruction using any nonfiction book.

View these templates to determine the best level for each student:

Sample: Level 1 | Level 2 | Level 3

Level 1

Sections (for writing or drawing) include: Topic, Big Idea 1, and Big Idea 2. Also includes two customizable spaces to document questions, outcomes, or learning targets.


Level 2

Sections include: Main Idea, Supporting Details, Facts, and Author's Purpose. Also includes two customizable spaces to document questions, outcomes, or learning targets that support summarizing and synthesis.


Level 3

Sections include: Main Idea, Supporting Details, Supporting Facts, Text Structures, Author's Tone & Response, and Reader's Mood. Also includes two customizable spaces to document questions, outcomes, or learning targets that support summarizing and synthesis.


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