This file includes everything you or your sub teacher need for a full day of activities - ready to copy and go!
Morning and afternoon messages to use as "get acquainted" and "end of the day wrap up" discussions.
Fiction and non fiction Reader Response papers for students to write after they have read independently for 30 (or more)minutes. . These reader response papers provide the opportunity for small group or large group sharing upon completion.
The literacy block includes: Reading comprehension passages, questions, and follow up activities on Henri Matisse, Claude Monet, Pablo Picasso. Interviews of living artists: Rob Williams and Kathy Miller.
Graphic organizers are provided for students to research and write about a favorite artist (which may be a famous artist of the past or someone they know in the present)
Math activities include: Understanding and experimenting with symmetry; solving grade level computations to complete a quilt design.
Finding the Artist Within You activities include: designing a webpage, fun with doodling, drawing as a group and individual activity.
New vocabulary practice pages and suggestions for vocabulary games to extend practice are included.
Forms are provided for you to share with your sub and for your sub to share with you!
Also included in the plans is an activities grid that briefly explains each activity, possible variations for instruction, materials needed, and Common Core Standard Applied.
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