Holy Task Cards! 28 Tasks for Any Short Story: EDITABLE Google Drive Resource

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Are you looking for a way to go paperless and dazzle your students with creative and engaging 21st Century learning opportunities? Ditch those boring worksheets and engage your students with fun and creative task cards to demonstrate their understanding of any short story. This product is just the solution to break up the monotony of normal class assignments and captivate students’ attention. Holy Task Cards! Short Story Task Cards Google Drive Digital Resource contains twenty-eight rigorous and engaging tasks that require students to not only think critically when interacting with the text, but also allows them to tap into their creativity. Students will LOVE the variety of ways that they can create products and written responses to demonstrate their understanding of any short story. Teachers will love that these task cards contain tasks that address all the Common Core State Standards for Reading Literature and that each task comes equipped with a list of clear and specific criteria for success. In addition, there are also blank criteria slides that allow you to customize the criteria for success to meet the specific needs of your students.

This resource covers the following Common Core Standards:
All Common Core State Standards for Reading Literature Text 6th-8th Grade

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Holy Task Cards! Short Story Task Cards: There are 28 different tasks includes in this product. Each task comes with two options for criteria:
Option #1 (Pre-Designed Templates)-Specific criteria has been included for the task that will allow students to know their expectations and be able to self-assess their product or response. Option #2 (EDITABLE Templates)- This set of task cards allows you to create your own criteria for each task. In addition, there is a blank task card template that allows you to create your own tasks.

** The following skills/tasks are included in this product:
Task #1- Author’s Purpose
Task #2- Central Idea
Task #3- Theme
Task #4- Characterization
Task #5- Point of View
Task #6- Time Period
Task #7- Real Life Influences
Task #8- Figurative Language
Task #9- Conflict/Resolution
Task #10- Setting
Task #11- Theme & Development
Task #12- Painting a Picture
Task #13- Plot
Task #14- Objective Summary
Task #15- Compare and Contrast
Task #16- Context Clues
Task #17- Movie Poster
Task #18- Be A Critic
Task #19- Picture It
Task #20- Interview the Author
Task #21- Interview a Character
Task #22- Comic Book
Task #23- Instagram
Task #24- Facebook
Task #25- Twitter Feed
Task #26- Trading Places
Task #27- Likes/Dislikes
Task #28- Rewrite

Student and Teacher Directions have been included to help successfully implement this activity into your classroom.

Please be sure to download the preview file to see exactly what you are getting when you purchase this product!

Created by Stephanie M. Icenogle, The Creative Classroom © 2016
All rights reserved by author.
Permission to copy for single classroom use only.
Electronic distribution limited to single classroom use only.
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57 Slides (28 Pre-Designed Templates and 29 EDITABLE Templates)
Answer Key
Does Not Apply
Teaching Duration
Lifelong Tool

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Holy Task Cards! 28 Tasks for Any Short Story: EDITABLE Go
Holy Task Cards! 28 Tasks for Any Short Story: EDITABLE Go
Holy Task Cards! 28 Tasks for Any Short Story: EDITABLE Go
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