This activity is great for creative writing! I remember doing a mock newspaper as a kid; I thought it was so fun to pretend like I was in that time period or in the book. Writing from the character's POV is a great way to have a mini lesson on tone and mood. This is a good opportunity to also have y
I have recently completely revised most (I am still working on some) of my units, adding many more pages that can be used with ANY novel. Therefore, if you would like plans for more than one novel, you should purchase the regular unit plan for the FIRST novel which includes all activities designed s
This Cassie Gets Dressed For Swimming 16 piece clip art set comes with 8 colored clip art and 8 black and white images (black lines with a white fill). They are 300dpi in transparent PNG and non-transparent JPG formats.This set includes step-by-step scenes of a girl getting undressed and putting her
Our products are aligned to many of the Common Core Standards.This is not a complete unit plan for this novel. This packet is intended for those who want plans for more than one novel after purchasing one of my "complete unit plans." These activities are also included in the complete unit plan for
This is an outline, graphic organizer that helps students to analyze the character, Cassie Logan from Taylor's novel, Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry. This is a great notetaking guide for students studying a character(s) in depth. Great reproducible for the classroom.
These files contain 411 "In which book…" questions and 50 content (multiple choice) questions. These questions are designed to help coaches and students prepare for Battle of the Books. We have created the most complete and thorough sets of questions that can be found anywhere to prepare kids for ba
These files contain 399 "In which book…" questions and 86 content (multiple choice) questions. These questions are designed to help coaches and students prepare for Battle of the Books. We have created the most complete and thorough sets of questions that can be found anywhere to prepare kids for ba
Can a person sue the Army for fraudulent recruiting practices and inappropriate assignment of combat duty during the Iraq War? Cassie Elliot on behalf of her fallen brother want the Army to account for his death as he attempted to disarm an IED -- improvised explosive device. Jeff Elliot received
Battle of the Books questions and answers for the novel Circus Mirandus by Cassie Beasley. Consists of 99 regular questions about the book as well as 50 "in which book" questions. Designed for a Battle of Books, but can also be used as a novel study review, quiz, test, or fun completion activity by
This bundle includes Saib-e-Tabrizi's poem, "Kabul," a list of nine discussion questions, and a writing assignment that tasks students with writing a similar poem about their own town or a place they hold in high esteem. I have used this as an opening to a study of Khaled Hosseini's "A Thousand Sple
This Bundle includes four fun and engaging Workstations in Spanish to practice letter recognition, shapes, and numbers with Cassie, a sweet little dog that the kids love . I hope your children enjoy them as much as my kids do!
Price slashed to celebrate over 800 followers! Thank you for your support! Chapters 1 - 12 (ONLY) Novel Study written for Special Education Students with Autism, ODD, OHI, ID, or English Language Learners (or, anybody who needs a little help with this wonderful 1st novel written by Cassie Beasley).
Every year Paper Dragon USA publishes a package of test questions for various state award book lists from which students read the books and then compete in book battles and other activities. Tumble & Blue is currently on the Grades 3-5 Florida Sunshine State Young Readers Award and the Tennesse
Children love pets! Cassie is a sweet little dog who will help students with number 1-20 recognition while looking for a perfect house to live. This fun and engaging workstation includes a set of posters from 0 to 20, and 33 houses, with 3 different ways to represent each number: dice, Ten frames,
Children love pets! Cassie is a sweet little dog who will help students with shapes recognition while looking for a perfect house to live. This fun and engaging workstation includes a set of posters with 8 different shapes: circle, square, rectangle, triangle, oval, heart, rhombus, and star, and 2
This unit contains thought questions, grammar activities, and literary activities aligned to the Common Core for the book.List of Activities in this UnitStudent Hand-out on Literary Terms and Elements of a StoryPre-reading Activity Setting & Point of View NounsMain Idea and DetailsThought Questi
Children love pets! Cassie is a sweet little dog who will help your students recognize and practice all the letters and their sounds in Spanish while looking for the perfect house for the Puppy to live. This fun and engaging workstation includes:• A set of alphabet posters with all the uppercase let
Included in the Unit:
Picture book - "Why Not Me?"
Testimonial from a Second Grade Teacher:
"I used the story 'Why Not Me?' with my second grade class in small and whole group reading settings. The students were mesmerize