"Chrysanthemum" is an amazing story that can be used to teach all sorts of skills at any grade level.
I've taken this teacher favorite and created a 75 page literacy unit that both you and your students will love.
7 pages of vocabulary instruction including an extensive list of words from the story, vocab cards, word wall words, and ideas for vocabulary activities. You will need to add your own photos.
10 pages of comprehension activities including higher level thinking cards, before/during/after reading questions, and worksheets to show understanding of the story, comparing/contrasting, and ideas for activating prior knowledge.
21 pages of fluency including 136 fluency phrases and corresponding progress monitoring sheets as well as ideas for ways to use the cards.
6 pages of sequencing activities with an answer key
8 pages of differentiated writing activities geared to help your struggling writers as well as to push your more talented ones. Rubric included
16 pages of differentiated language worksheets including alphabetical order, parts of speech, and suffixes with answer keys.
Buy the book or check it out from the library and you are good to go!! Use the pieces your students need.
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Total pages: 75