Reading SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONSStruggling Students•Talk about the pictures in the book with a picture walk. Talk about words and have the students sound out the letters to blend words together. •Provide visual models like characters to help them understand the story. Gifted and Talented Students•Students should take turns reading the story. It is important to explain the importance of what is happening in the story. It is also important to ask comprehension questions with the 5 W’: Why Where, What, How, and Who.