Using the texts, A Log's Life, The Giving Tree, and Prayer of the Woods, students respond to the following writing task:
Think about what you have learned about trees. In your opinion, what are the uses and benefits of trees? Be sure to clearly cite evidence from The Giving Tree, A Log’s Life, and “Prayer of the Woods” to support your response.
Each slide of the presentation is printable and includes Main Idea Sentence organizers and Main Idea and Supporting Details Organizers as well as a student friendly checklist to ensure they are attending to the task and monitoring their own progress.