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Close Reading Activities for Just Plain Fancy by Patricia Polacco
This file is a 9 page download for directions on leading a close reading group with elementary students using the book Just Plain Fancy by Patricia Polacco. This activity will help students tackle a fictional text with challenging vocabulary. It is a perfect way to teach your students to think and p
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Just Plain Fancy Book Companion in Digital and PDF Formats
Just Plain Fancy by Patricia Polacco is a sweet story of courage and determination, and this comprehension focused bundle is great for guided reading groups, as a mentor text lesson for modeling, or as a book study for your lit circles with it's rich vocabulary and description. This unit includes m

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Just Plain Fancy: Mini-Lesson
Patricia Polacco writes touching children's books that are great read alouds or guided reading materials. This packet was created for her story, Just Plain Fancy, a story of a young girl finding her way and fitting in. *Updated graphics and design* The packet includes activities to teach or review
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Amish Life Just Plain Fancy Background Knowledge
This powerpoint presentation gives an overview of Amish lifestyle. It can be used to build background before reading Patricia Polacco's Just Plain Fancy. It is especially useful for English Language Learners Save with a bundle! Purchase this slideshow and "The Peacock and the Crane" companion
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Patricia Polacco JUST PLAIN FANCY - Comprehension & Text Evidence
Citing text evidence requires students to look back into the text for evidence to support an idea, answer a question or make a claim. Citing evidence requires students to think more deeply about the text and gives them practice finding evidence to support their ideas, which leads to deeper comprehen
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Paired Reading Texts – Just Plain Fancy and Peacocks
Paired Reading Texts – Just Plain Fancy and Peacocks: A Beautiful Tail   In this comprehensive packet, you will find everything you need for paired reading activities, both fiction and non-fiction; a non-fiction article about peacocks and activities to accompany the realistic fiction book, Just Plai
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Just Plain Fancy Vocabulary
Just Plain Fancy By: Patricia Polacco This 25 page slide show teaches the 6 vocabulary words from the Text Talk program for Just Plain Fancy. (constantly, gossiped, peered, shunned, exotic, simplicity). Each vocabulary word has 4 slides. The first slide introduces the term in the story’s conte
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Just Plain fancy:  Text Talk Vocabulary Word Extras
Just Plain Fancy By: Patricia Polacco This pack goes along with the 6 vocabulary words from the Text Talk program for Just Plain Fancy. (constantly, gossiped, peered, shunned, exotic, simplicity). The pack includes: Word Wall Words Study Guide Fill in the Blank Worksheets Multiple Choice Asse
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Patricia Polacco JUST PLAIN FANCY - Discussion Cards
Discussions are guided by students' response to what they have read. This approach provides a way for students to engage in critical thinking and reflection as they read, discuss, and respond to books. Collaboration is at the heart of this approach. Students reshape and add onto their understanding
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Just Plain Fancy - Vocabulary and Test Prep - Text Talk - Third Grade
This product Includes: Vocabulary Cards: You could use this with your word wall, or for a weekly bulletin board. If you print this off on regular paper, you can split students into a group and have them create quick posters for each word. Before you read questions: Used to build background knowle
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Just Plain Fancy | Collaborative Conversations | Vocabulary | Text Talk
Vocabulary: peered, shunned, simplicity, constantly, exotic, gossiped Throughout the week, track the proper use of these vocabulary words. Kids can tally their use or when they hear the word used. Day 1: Active read-aloud of first 1/2 of book. Day 2: Active read-aloud of second 1/2 of book. Da
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Just Plain Fancy
This product can be used as a companion to the story Just Plain Fancy, written by Patricia Polacco. The first component is critical thinking comprehension questions using skills such as characterization, compare/contrast, context clues, finding text evidence, point of view, and theme. The second com
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Just Plain Fancy Vocabulary Bingo
Finally, a fun way to reinforce the language of literature with small groups or the whole class! This familiar activity will have students actively thinking about and discussing the words Patricia Polacco used to bring the characters of Just Plain Fancy to life. Because students only have to recogni
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Just Plain Fancy by P. Polacco
This is a 5 day routine that is designed to fit the book. In using the routine set out by Isabel Beck, and adding my own visuals for my ESOL children, I have created this lesson. It takes about 10 to 15 minutes a day, once you have done the read aloud on day one. The kids love it. I have over 60 viv
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Just Plain Fancy Mini Unit
This file contains vocabulary activities, open-ended comprehension questions, and cross-curricular activities to accompany the book written by Patricia Polacco.
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Just Plain Fancy by Patricia Polacco Questions and Character Traits
This PDF includes the following: -Two pages of questions that can be used for independent work time -Eight task card questions to be used in Guided Reading groups or with partner/group work (same 7 questions from the worksheets with one space for teacher or student to create their own question) -On
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Patricia Polacco  Listening Center QR Codes
I Love Patricia Polacco!!! She is an amazing author and has such engaging stories! Great way for students to have a listening station with Ipads/ipods. Students will scan the QR code and listen to a story Use one as a whole group activity and then use the rest in a listening center for further
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Patricia Polacco Author & Book Study
Patricia Polacco uses vivid descriptions and beautiful illustrations to tell stories that are close to her heart. Children will fall in love with her description of her life with each book they read. This set covers 18 different books with various graphic organizers. This is a great document to use

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Patricia Polacco -- Literature Resources for 6 Favorite Books
This pack contains response sheets and activities for six favorite picture books by Patricia Polacco!! Great for an author study or book clubs!! Includes: Patricia Polacco Bulletin Board Posters, response pages and activities to go with each book: -Junkyard Wonders -Just Plain Fancy -Thundercake
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What Writers Write Unit from Teacher's Clubhouse
This 24 page What Writers Write Unit is filled with signs to display in your writing center so that your little writers will have lots of ideas of different ways to write! Each sign relates to a Patricia Polacco book that can be used to spark a class writing assignment to practice that particular t
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Paired Reading Text Bundle
Paired Reading Text Bundle   In this comprehensive bundle, you will find everything you need for paired reading activities, including fiction, non-fiction, and fables. Topics and titles include: Make Way for Ducklings and mallard ducks, Elephants, Peacocks, Just Plain Fancy and two fables. The fi
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BUNDLE Text Talk Level C | Tier 2 Vocabulary | Collaborative Conversations
Bundle of all 20 Level C Lessons The Princess and the Pizza The Rough-Face Girl Just Plain Fancy Wolf! The Three Questions Angel Child, Dragon Child A Bad Case of Stripes Chato’s Kitchen Dear Mrs. LaRue Rats on the Roof Everybody Cooks Rice Grandpa’s Teeth Koko’s Kitten Montezuma’s Revenge Picnic a
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Bold Beginnings_Leads and Hooks Action/Suspense Part 2_no prep work
PART 2: SUSPENSE/ACTION This Power Point is a fun and engaging way to teach our young writers about how to begin their writings with a BANG! This is part 2 which includes bold beginning examples with video clips or book cover pictures with its intro. Introduction: The PPT goes over a quick revie
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Step by Step Guide to Narrative Writing
Do you need a perfect narrative writing unit to use with your students? Well look no further! This 49 page unit is everything you need to help your students master the common core standards for writing. This unit includes... What is Narrative Writing? - Teaching Poster What is Personal Narrative W
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