This all-inclusive book companion for Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day includes a 6-Lesson teaching PowerPoint, both 5-day and 10-day pacing guides, and detailed, scripted lesson plans that make it easier than ever to use this mentor text across your reading, writing, and literacy center blocks. All the planning is done for you!
This resource includes multiple activities for teaching cause and effect and more, plus a unique personal narrative writing project with detailed slides in the teaching PowerPoint to guide students through each step of the writing process. The engaging slides, planning and publishing pages take the struggle out of getting kids to write!
Included in the unit:
6-Lesson Teaching PowerPoint
· Determining Cause and Effect
· Using Adjectives
· Verb Tenses
· Synonyms & antonyms
· Writing a Personal Narrative
Each lesson includes engaging Turn and Talk discussion slides & Write About It slides that will engage your students to get them thinking and writing about reading.
Detailed Lesson Plans & Teacher Notes
Both 5-day and 10-day pacing guide
CCSS standards for grades 1-3
Comprehension & Vocabulary Assessments
Answer Keys for all activities and centers are included
Alexander Foldable Booklet
A culminating learning portfolio that includes the response activities for each lesson. Differentiate easily and customize for your class with multiple versions and additional templates.
5 Literacy Centers
Cause and effect
Base words & endings
Synonyms & antonyms
Social Skills Activities
Class anchor chart
Partner discussion cards
Journal writing prompts
“Invisible Pictures” Art Project
**Bonus Writing Crafts file with 6 genres of writing prompts including friendly letters, how-to writing and opinion writing
Please see the PREVIEW for more detail and pictures of all that is included in this unit.
*Note: This resource will download as a ZIP file with 3 separate files inside.
A PowerPoint and 2 PDF files. Click here for help opening a ZIP file if needed.
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