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Everything in the unit can be used to create a file folder lap book.
The unit offers
Pre-Reading Skills Activity
Author Information Activity
Time line Activity
Theater Box Activity
Each Lesson covers one whole book and includes:
Create a Newspaper Layout Activities including: Editorial, Travel, Advice Column, Comics, Society News, Sports, Obituary, Weddings, Book Review, Want Ads, Word Search.
Creative Writing Activities including: Letter, Fairy Tale, Mystery, Science Fiction, Fable, Dream or Nightmare, Tall Tale, Memoir, Newberry Award ,A Different Ending.
Writing Skills Activities including: Description, Expository, Dialogue, Process, Point of View, Persuasion, Compare and Contrast, Sequel, Climax and Plot Analysis.
Poetry Skills Activities including: Couplet, Triplet, Quinzain, Haiku, Cinquain, Tanka, DiamantÃƒï¿½Ã‚Â©, Lantern and Shape Poem.
Literature Skills Activities including: Main Character, Main Setting, Main Problem,
Possible Solutions, Character Traits, Character Interaction, Cause and Effect, Description, Pyramid of Importance, Villain vs. Hero.
Art Expression Activities including: Main Character, Main Setting, Travel Brochure, Postal Stamp, Book Cover, Menu, Fashion Designer, Puzzle, Mini Book, Ten Commandments.
Poster Board Activities including: Collage, Theater Poster, Wanted Poster, Coat of Arms, Story Quilt, Chalk Art, Silhouette, Board Game Construction, Door Sign, Jeopardy.
Creative Art Activities including: Sculpture, Shadow Box, Mosaic, Mobile, Acrostic,
Tapestry, Paper Dolls, Book Mark, Photography, Parade Float, Sketch
Encyclopedia Skills Activity
True and False
Vocabulary Skills Activities
including: Define, Synonym, Antonym, Syllables, Sequence of Events.
including: Sign Language Vocabulary, Literature Web, Bingo.