These graphic organizers and activities promote critical thinking that link students’ reading experiences with opportunities to grow as writers. Activities are based upon the Disaster Strikes series by Marlane Kennedy.
This product is similar to my I Survived Writing and Reading Extensions with all graphic organizers and activities created with the Disaster Strikes series in mind.
Included you find activities for your writers to discover more about:
Analyze writing through character development and setting
Discovering Story Elements
Examine writing using conflict between others, self, and nature
Summarizing writing to see theme
Comparing/contrasting two, then three, then all books in series
Using a Venn Diagram to write an expository piece comparing books
Student evaluation/reflection of the series
Grand Finale: Write your own Disaster Strikes mini story