Some of the common core standards are pretty simple and strIghtforward to teach. Others are much more daunting. First grade ELA standard RL 9 is a standard that we have been putting off for awhile now because it seemed too tricky to teach to first graders at the beginning of the year.
Today we finally bit the bullet and took on big bad RL 9, and guess what? The kids did a great job!
We did a pretty basic Venn diagram poster comparing two Pete the Cat books (which the kids love). Check it out below!