The Relatives Came is a fun story that kids can use their background knowledge about their family visiting.
My Librarian Is a Camel: How Books Are Brought to Children Around the World is a true story about how kids all over the world can get their hands on library books. It's very fascinating to see how different kids lives all over the world!
For a variety of graphic organizers to help reinforce teaching students about background knowledge and that can be used with any mentor text or independent text, check out this resource!
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