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A Christmas Carol, literacy center, task cards, poetry, hands-on

Grade Levels
7th - 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
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After reading Dickens' A Christmas Carol, your students will love these maker station/ literacy station tasks cards. Students will build, sculpt, and draw their understanding of key elements of the Dickens' tale.

Build It! Sculpt It!--students use LEGOS and modeling clay to show their understanding about aspects of the story

A Christmas Carol Mashup--students create a found poem

Scrooge--New and Improved--students write key words and phrases, and draw pictures detailing how Scrooge has changed over the course of the story

What you'll get:

  • 3 Maker station/literacy station posters
  • 12 Maker station/literacy station task cards for the Build It! Sculpt It! literacy station
  • Maker station/literacy station student instructions
  • 2 copies of two Christmas songs for the A Christmas Carol Mashup literacy station
  • A recipe for peppermint modeling clay (optional) for the Build It! Sculpt It! literacy station
  • Teacher instructions
  • 2 face outlines for the Scrooge--New and Improved literacy station

Teachers, you will need to provide:

Student copies of A Christmas Carol (Project Gutenberg is a free option)

glue, scissors, modeling clay or Play-Doh, blocks like Legos or pattern blocks, pencils or markers, colored construction paper

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Total Pages
14 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
30 minutes
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