Fables for Upper Elementary / Big Kids / 3rd Grade / 4th Grade
This all-in-one instructional resource was designed to attend to 3rd grade and 4th grade common core literature standards (Key Ideas & Details) and RL.4 (vocabulary) while studying fable genre. Included in this double-sided flip book is the fable itself (two versions) and all the essential questions/graphic organizers (specific to this particular fable) necessary for guiding students in analyzing characters and story plot, as well as determining the moral of the fable. Easily constructed, this resource is perfect for any reading instructional setting: whole group, partner reading, centers, or guided reading groups. **Now includes a struggling readers' version of the fable to assist with guided group instruction!**
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Fable Flip Book Bundle
The double-sided flip book includes:
~ Teacher’s Notes and detailed answer keys to assist in optimizing a close read of the text and guide meaningful discussions that target the core of instruction about the text (added 4/20/16)
~ An introduction to fables and who Aesop was
~ The fable The Ant & the Grasshopper (TWO versions)
~ An introduction to typical characters found in fables (includes a list of character traits organized to display opposite traits- positive traits vs. negative traits)
~ Analyzing/evaluating character traits, motives, actions
~ An introduction to the plot of a story
~ Analyzing/evaluating the plot of the fable
~ An introduction to the moral of a fable
~ Determining the moral of The Ant & Grasshopper
~ A response to reading activity that prompts students to make text-to-self connections between the moral and how it might apply to students’ own lives
~ Determining the meaning of words using context clues from the story
For more Fable Flip Books in this series, click on the links below:
Fable: The Tortoise and the Hare
Fable: The Fox and the Crow
Fable: The Lion and the Mouse
Fable: The Crow and the Pitcher
Or check out my Fairy Tale Flip Book Series:The Ultimate Fairy Tale Resource Bundle
Needing some Ready-to-Go, detailed lessons to ignite your reading program? All you have to do is print and go!
~ Seed Lessons for Growing Thoughtful Readers
To see resources for teaching common core reading standards, please click on the links below and check out the following toolkits that can be used with any story...
RL3.2, 4.2 & 5.2~ Finding the Theme & Message in Literature
RL3.6, 4.6 & 5.6~ Distinguishing Point of View & Perspective
RL2.3~ Describing Character Response to Events & Challenges
RL3.3~ Describing Character Traits, Feelings & Motives
RL4.3~ Describing Characters, Settings, & Events in Literature
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