This 12 page Mulan packet includes the following:
Vocabulary and vocabulary test
Focus on legends
Begining, middle, and end of text
Writing activity about adventures
Creative assessment with rubric
Mulan Poetry and Primary Vs. Secondary Source Analysis Activity
This download includes a translation of the 5th Century poem "Ode of Mulan" and a worksheet to analyze the poem and compare it to the Disney film Mulan.
The worksheet features a Venn Diagram in which students compare characteristics
I had created a powerpoint with these vocabulary words, pictures, and definitions. Students would fill in the missing word for each definition as we discussed the vocabulary. They would keep this in their reading folder/journal as we completed the story. This is not the powerpoint, just the organize
Common Core aligned worksheets to supplement The Ballad of Mulan as published in Houghton Mifflin Reading 3.1.
Included are: two vocabulary activities which focus on using a combination of dictionary skills and context clues, ten comprehension questions with a focus on higher order thinking skills
A HM third grade teacher’s (and/or GATE teacher’s) MUST HAVE! Use these Depth and Complexity Icon Frames as an extension to your Third Grade Level 3 Houghton Mifflin Reading Curriculum. After reading the stories individually or in your HM anthology, use these frames as a response to literature, li
The Ballad of Mulan by Song Nan Zhang is a great story about the legend of Mulan, a Chinese heroine.
This unit includes:
Vocabulary – use dictionary for definitions
Vocabulary Cards – for practice
Vocabulary + Spelling Test
Spelling List – with practice writing
After reading the story The Ballad of Mulan by Song Nan Zhang, students can complete this 8 mini-page activity book. Activities include writing a book review, completing a story map, answering comprehension questions, finding words with 2, 3, and more syllables, writing a letter pretending to be Mul
The Houghton Mifflin Reading, Grade 3, The Ballad of Mulan Common Core Standards resource is a teacher resource that supports both the Houghton Mifflin Reading and Houghton Mifflin Medallions English Language Arts adoptions and is aligned to the Common Core Standards.
The resources were created for
This tri-fold contains text dependent questions to support comprehension of the selection. Can be used in a variety of ways: whole group, partner work, independent work, or assessment of reading selection. Text dependent questions are specific to selection and support comprehension.
Can be used in
This product has a vocabulary power point, a vocabulary whole group activity, and 4 vocab worksheets.
There is also a comprehension whole group activity.
I previously posted this as two separate products, but have decided to put them both together in this one product.
Common Core aligned worksheets, a vocabulary presentation and vocabulary flash cards for the story The Ballad of Mulan retold by Song Nan Zhang as published in Houghton Mifflin Reading 3.1.
This is a bundle of three resources:
The Ballad of Mulan Student Workbook
The Ballad of Mulan Vocabulary Fl
Use this PowerPoint presentation to introduce the story vocabulary for The Ballad of Mulan to your students. Each word is defined, illustread, used in a sentence, and has synonyms for it listed. You can also add any additional words you think your students need defined to this presentation. The pre
An easy and wonderful way to introduce and review key vocabulary words from the story The Ballad of Mulan. PowerPoint contains sound effects to keep students engaged. The PowerPoint contains 16 key vocabulary words; mounted, emperor, sorrowful, victorious, troops, triumphant, endure, comrades, scro
This is a packet of Language Arts activities and a 20 question standardized test packet for The Ballad of Mulan. Included in this packet are
Key Vocabulary (cut and paste)
Other vocabulary (matching)
Crossword Puzzle (vocabulary)
Vocabulary bingo cards and calling cards
Word Search (vocabulary)
Houghton Mifflin (Theme 1, Story 2) spelling activities that link with the story. Included is a spelling list, pretest with a 3x each, and 3 additional activity sheets that can be used as morning work, homework, or in a spelling learning center.
I will be uploading spelling assignments that go wit
A vocabulary presentation that introduces and reinforces the meaning and usage of twenty vocabulary words from the story The Ballad of Mulan retold by Song Nan Zhang as published in Houghton and Mifflin Reading 3.1.
Apple Keynote, Microsoft Powerpoint and PDF versions of the vocabulary show are inc
Houghton MifflinÃƒï¿½Ã‚Â® (2003) Support for 3rd grade story The Ballad of Mulan by Song Nan Zhang. Build vocabulary in meaningful context. There are 3 sheets including an antonym, synonym, and homophone word search. Students search through the story to locate synonyms, antonyms, and homophones. Th
Common Core focused, backward design.
MULAN- FOCUS ON CHARACTER
- Spelling descramble and spelling list
- Brain Activate
- Vocabulary cards for word wall
- Vocab review sheet
- Vocab dominoes
- Bubble map graphic organizer
- Comprehension questions
Big Idea: what do goo
This is a set of 5 worksheets for practicing language arts skills related to the spelling and vocabulary words that go with the story "The Ballad of Mulan" from the Houghton MifflinÂ® reading program. Skills include: ABC order, unscrambling, fill in the blank sentences, spelling using HMÂ® sound/spe
This vocabulary game matches the vocabulary in The Ballad of Mulan in Theme 1 of 3rd grade Houghton Mifflin Reading. The "I Have, Who Has" Game is easy to play and can be played with a pair, small group or large group of students to reinforce or review vocabulary. My students love this simple gam
This Powerpoint covers the vocabulary from the 3rd Grade Houghton Mifflin story "The Ballad of Mulan". It associates a memorable picture with each term to aid memory. It also uses each term in a sentence.
This is a cloze activity for the story The Ballad of Mulan. It comes with an answer key. It helps students use context clues to fill in the blanks. This works well with the Houghton Mifflin Reading Series. This file needs Notebook software to open, please make sure you have the appropriate program
Contains a biography worksheet where students must use adjectives to describe Mulan must give proof from the text as to why they chose those adjectives. Students can also write a letter to a friend pretending to be Mulan and in the letter, they must describe their journey to their friend.
Vocabulary cards with realistic images to help students understand and use the vocabulary from the story The Ballad of Mulan.
Each card has a realistic image and context sentences showing the word in use. They work nicely as an individual or a pair activity.
The twenty (20) vocabulary words covere
Suggested grade level: 3rd
Includes center sign, 24 definition cards and matching worksheet.
Students match the definitions and complete the worksheet.
Correlates with third grade Houghton Mifflin story, "The Ballad of Mulan."
Graphics used with permission of Anniethings Possible.
This product is correlated with the 3rd grade common core reading standards based on the story The Ballad of Mulan by Song Nan Zhang. The product includes a What is it activity where students write the genre and moral of the story, an opinion writing prompt, a comprehension test, and text dependent
This is a vocabulary packet for "The Ballad of Mulan". It is four pages and includes 23 vocabulary words with the definition and picture. I also have another vocabulary worksheet that I will include as well. This corresponds with the first unit of the third grade Houghton Mifflin textbook.
This is a 21 page workbook to accompany the story "The Ballad of Mulan" by Song Nan Zhang. Skills covered include: author's purpose, context clues, compound words, punctuation and quotation marks, syllables, multiple meaning words, fact/opinion, parts of speech, synonyms/antonyms, true/false, singul
This unit includes comprehension tests for the stories included in 3rd Grade Houghton Mifflin reading series. Each test is a two-page assessment of story comprehension and vocabulary with short answer, multiple choice, and matching questions. (Includes 20 files below; answer keys not included unless
This unit includes one-page and two-page story reviews including comprehension questions, vocabulary practice, and skill review for the stories included in the 3rd Grade Houghton Mifflin reading series. Great for homework! (Includes 20 files below; answer keys not included unless noted in descriptio
This is a COMPLETE and comprehensive unit!
(12 Tests, 100+ slides, 18 stories, 30-page student activity packet)
It focuses on folklore from all around the world. It Includes folklore from North America, South Pacific (Samoa), Europe, Greece and Rome, Africa, and Asia.
This Unit is designed for grad
This package contains third grade CLOZE (fill in the blank) worksheets to teach, re-teach, practice, or assess vocabulary in the third grade Houghton Mifflin anthologies from Themes 1- 6 (all themes for the entire year). Also included is the corresponding answer key for each worksheet. When we deve
This unit contains a total of 9 reading comprehension quizzes, one for each of the stories found in volume 1 of the 3rd grade Houghton Mifflin anthology. Each quiz contains a combination of multiple choice and free response questions that will help you assess how well your students understood each
For the Third Grade Teacher that loves utilizing Graphic Organizers to help students organize their thinking and support reading comprehension! Use these graphic organizers as an extension to your Third Grade Houghton Mifflin Reading Curriculum to reach Common Core State Standards and all levels of
Houghton Mifflin 3rd Grade Spelling Activities for EVERY STORY!
** Great for Homework or Literacy Centers / Stations! **
UPDATED! Now featuring a variety of 30 activities!
Theme 1: Off to Adventure!
Week 1: The Lost and Found
Week 2: The Ballad of Mulan
Week 3: The Wa
Are you a 3rd Grade teacher that loves teaching GATE? Do you love using Graphic Organizers to help students organize their ideas? Do you love applying Prompts of Depth and Complexity in your classroom? Use these Prompts of Depth and Complexity Graphic Organizers as an extension to your Third Gra
These fun third grade crossword puzzles can be used to teach, re-teach, practice, or assess vocabulary in the third grade Houghton Mifflin anthologies from themes 1 though 6. Each theme contains either three or four stories per theme. There are six crossword puzzles for your students. Also included
This unit includes vocabulary booklets for the stories included in the 3rd Grade Houghton Mifflin reading series. Students create a vocabulary study booklet using the glossary to find and record definitions, and later in the year, they use the definitions provided to write meaningful sentences with
Common core aligned worksheets and activities for Houghton Mifflin 3.1 Theme One stories; Cliff Hanger, The Ballad of Mulan and The Lost and Found.
Cliff Hanger Student Workbook has two vocabulary activities which focus on using a combination of dictionary skills and context clues, ten comprehensio
This unit covers the many different genres within traditional literature. The first paper is an overview chart where students can write a description or key traits and examples of each genre.
1. Folktales- To complete this activity you will need the trade book, The Ballad of Mulan. Students will com
This bundle of 4 activity booklets accompanies the Houghton Mifflin Reading Program for grade 3 theme 1 (Off to Adventure). Each activity booklet is 8 pages long and contains skill review and concept reinforcement. Booklets are sold separately as well. Contains booklets for Cliffhanger, The Ballad o
This is a complete set of vocabulary cards to accompany the Houghton Mifflin reading series. Included in this zip file are cards for each word that the reading series designates as the key vocab words for each story. Each card includes the word and a picture. Use them as for a word wall or a center
This is a packet of original activities and standardized test practice for the story, The Ballad of Mulan. Included in the packet are
Key Vocabulary cut and paste
Other Vocabulary matching
The Verb "Be"
Subject and Predicate
Comparative and Superlative Adj
This unit includes word sorts and other spelling activities for the stories included in the 3rd Grade Houghton Mifflin reading series. Students cut apart and practice sorting spelling patterns or “look, say, cover write, and check” their words from the story. (Includes 20 files below)
These fun CLOZE (fill in the blank) worksheets can be used to teach, re-teach, practice, or assess vocabulary in the third grade Houghton Mifflin anthologies from Theme 1. We have also created the corresponding answer key for each worksheet. When we developed these worksheets we used all of the ke
Zipped file includes pdf and word files following selections:
*Cliffhanger (Free Download)
*Ballad of Mulan
*Lost and Found
Trifolds can be used to guide comprehension while reading the story or used as an assessment after. Each trifold is two pages that can be copied front to back to save paper.