Grandma's Records by Eric Velasquez for Middle School (Grades 5, 6, 7)

Grandma's Records by Eric Velasquez for Middle School (Grades 5, 6, 7)
Grandma's Records by Eric Velasquez for Middle School (Grades 5, 6, 7)
Grandma's Records by Eric Velasquez for Middle School (Grades 5, 6, 7)
Grandma's Records by Eric Velasquez for Middle School (Grades 5, 6, 7)
Grandma's Records by Eric Velasquez for Middle School (Grades 5, 6, 7)
Grandma's Records by Eric Velasquez for Middle School (Grades 5, 6, 7)
Grandma's Records by Eric Velasquez for Middle School (Grades 5, 6, 7)
Grandma's Records by Eric Velasquez for Middle School (Grades 5, 6, 7)
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"Grandma's Records" by Eric Velasquez
Common Core Aligned


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"Grandma's Records" by Eric Velasquez is an engaging read-aloud to integrate with music and/or Latino Cultural Studies, or as a stand-alone lesson in ELA when teaching students to write personal narratives or memoirs.

Critical thinking skills, friendly letter-writing, and designing a music album cover make this a beautiful multi-disciplinary unit incorporating many learning styles to engage all learners!

This is also a great 6+1 Trait Writing lesson when teaching voice, word choice, and/or organization!

A fantastic lesson to leave for a substitute teacher, as well!

This 13-page product includes:
-A Critical Thinking Worksheet

-A Pre-Write Activity

-A Friendly-Letter Writing Activity

-"Design a Music Album" Worksheet

-Grading Rubric, Learning Objectives, Teaching Tips, Common Core State Standards, Terms of Use

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