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The book (poem) "The Box of Crayons That Talked" authored by Shane DeRolf shares a very special message about the importance of friendship, diversity, and teamwork.
This lesson includes:
Bulletin board lettering "Celebrate Diversity!"
Photo images encouraging discussion of the BIG ideas
A sophisticated poetry analysis worksheet with questions written to a greater depth of knowledge
A template for writing a draft friendship poem
A completed friendship poem
A template for writing a final draft poem
An illustration page applying the BIG ideas... friendship, diversity, and teamwork
This item builds classroom community and easily allows for differentiation!
Another FUN lesson with a focus on diversity is The Big Orange Splot!
Perhaps you're interested in posters that encourage students to celebrate diversity!
Here's a very sophisticated lesson addressing Martin Luther King, Jr., his life, and his accomplishments.
Perhaps you'd like students to analyze a poem/musical lyrics.
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