Back to School Fun! Beginning of the Year Learning! Set Common Core expectations at the beginning of the year with this fun and engaging reading, writing, and listening activity.
Reading, Point of View Writing, Listening and Visualizing.
Use this unit to have fun at the beginning of the school year, while maintaining content focus.
This product meets so many of the Common Core standards in a fun and engaging way!
CCSS Aligned for Reading/Writing/Listening for Grades 5-8. Download the preview for the full list of standards.
No prep required! Buy it today - use it today!
This unit includes:
An original story of an evil color robbing janitor who is trying to take all the color out of school. Great introductions to metaphors as well! There is an eyewitness account of the Criminal Crayon your - students are enlisted to become Police Sketch Artists- they must listen to the details of the story to create an accurate sketch. After drawing him, they are asked to rewrite the narrative from the Criminal Crayon's point-of-view.
A Note to the Teacher explaining the unit
Hand drawn clip art- Color Robbing Janitor Arrest Photos
4 different note taking pages
Wanted Poster- for students to draw their own version of Criminal Crayon
Point of View Writing Prompt
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