Chrysanthemum: A Literature Unit

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Hey teacher friends! Are you looking for a fun and engaging Common Core Aligned unit to work on literacy skills? This Chrysanthemum Unit is a great way to get your students to engage in reading activities and target specific literacy skills. Each activity targets skills such as vocabulary, making predictions, sequencing and more. The unit is perfect for having fun while also hitting many of the reading standards. This unit includes 6 lesson plans that are common core aligned to go with the popular book, Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes. It also provides anchor charts to teach each topic and worksheets or activities to reinforce ideas.

Topics Covered:
- Asking and Answering Questions
- Characters
- Character Traits (Craft/Response Included)
- Setting (Game Included)
- Problem and Solution
- Vocabulary Lesson

- Name Graph
- Detailed Lessons
- Directions
- Craft
- Setting Pieces

This Unit Is Perfect For:
- Literacy Skills Practice

- Quick Assessments

- Fun Activities

- Teaching Lessons

- Reading 1-1
- Enrichment

Supports Common Core Standards:
- RL.1.1

- RL.1.3

- RL.1.7

- L.1.5

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Total Pages
37 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
Describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details.
Use illustrations and details in a story to describe its characters, setting, or events.
Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.


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