A whole week's worth of mini-lessons that lead up to the constructed response question are included in this package. Two fables and a folktale with the common theme of trust or not to trust are used for the lessons. Close reading and analysis of the text help students succeed on the constructed response question.
You can also choose to deliver the lessons in small group or a mix of whole and small group teaching.
Just print and go!
Plot Graphic Organizer
Character Trait and Evidence as Support Graphic Organizer
Two Aesop Fables
Compare and Contrast Graphic Organizer
Analyze the themes - Choose a theme
Write your own fable with theme of trust or not to trust
Constructed Response using both the folktale and fables to support the answer.
Answer keys and suggested answers for the constructed response are included.