Deepa Sees a Fox

Before you Start

Before-Reading Activity

Read the read-aloud version, Deepa Sees a Fox, to introduce students to the characters, setting, and story. If possible, read the story in the students’ first language.

Skill Level: For students to read this book independently, they need to be able to:

  • Have speech-to print-match.
  • Use beginning sound information to read words.
  • Recognize high-frequency words: I, see, a, in, we, too, the
  • Use the illustrations to confirm what a word says.
  • Participate in a guided lesson with the teacher.